The Mechanical Ventilator Milano, or MVM, went from concept through approval by the US Food and Drug Administration in a little over a month.
Physicist Avi Yagil partnered with the doctors who gave him a new heart to bring techniques from particle physics into the evaluation of heart-failure patients.
Scientists who moved from particle physics or astrophysics to medical physics sit down with Symmetry to talk about life, science and career changes.
Researchers at CERN are investigating how very high-energy electrons could help target tumors.
Four physicists share their journeys through academia into industry and offer words of wisdom for those considering making a similar move.
Meet four physicists who have found different ways to apply the skills they learned through their studies of the Higgs boson.
A Fermilab technical specialist recently invented a device that could help alert oncoming trains to large vehicles stuck on the tracks.
A project called A2D2 will explore new applications for compact linear accelerators.
A humidity and temperature monitor developed for CMS finds a new home in Lebanon.
While driven by the desire to pursue curiosity, fundamental investigations are the crucial first step to innovation.
Detectors long used to look at the cosmos are now part of X-ray experiments here on Earth.
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The first synchrotron radiation source in the Middle East is running tests before its planned 2017 start.
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Physicist Meghan Anzelc is just as surprised as anyone she wound up with an enjoyable career in the insurance industry.
Many physics degree programs excel at preparing students for an academic career, but more than half of those who complete the programs head to industry instead.