A joint Fermilab/SLAC publication
Photo of Muon g-2 arrival
07/26/13

Giant electromagnet arrives at Fermilab

The 50-foot-wide electromagnet for the Muon g-2 experiment has completed its five-week journey from New York to Illinois.

Photo of Stony Brook group in ESTB
07/25/13

Stony Brook physicists test new detector

Using a new test-beam facility at SLAC, Stony Brook researchers are working to develop the next generation of cutting-edge particle detectors.

Photo of Kamiokande
07/19/13

T2K experiment catches neutrinos in the act

For the first time, an experiment has definitively observed the appearance of neutrinos that have changed from one type to another.

Photo of CMS and LHCb
07/19/13

Discovery at LHC leaves less room for new particles

Undiscovered particles could boost or suppress a newly observed process—but LHC scientists see no such effect.

Photo of GERDA at Gran Sasso
07/16/13

GERDA investigates the identity of the neutrino

Scientists on the GERDA experiment have placed new limits on a process that could reveal the true character of the neutrino.

Photo of LARP magnet
07/11/13

Future LHC super-magnets pass muster

Scientists in the US LHC Accelerator Research Program have successfully tested superconducting magnets needed to increase LHC collisions tenfold.

Photo of NLCTA modulation team
06/21/13

Physicists boost electrons with lasers

Accelerator physicists at SLAC celebrate a successful step toward building smaller, cheaper accelerators.

Photo of Nigel Lockyer
06/20/13

Nigel Lockyer appointed director of Fermilab

Nigel Lockyer, director of Canada’s TRIUMF laboratory since 2007, will take over for retiring Fermilab Director Pier Oddone.

Photo of US ILC TDR handoff
06/13/13

International Linear Collider design is ‘good to go’

After nearly a decade of R&D, the International Linear Collider global design effort crosses the finish line.

Photo of computing
06/13/13

CERN computing heads to Eastern Europe

To deal with increasingly data-hungry experiments at the Large Hadron Collider, CERN has built an addition to its data center—in Budapest.

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