This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site you agree to our use of cookies. To find out more, see our Privacy and Cookies policy.
Skip to the content

International Journal of High-Energy Physics


Digital edition

Digital edition

CERN Courier is now available as a regular digital edition. Click here to read the digital edition.

Contact us for advertising information

CERN Courier: January/February 2015

Cover of CERN Courier Volume 55 Issue 1


Emilio Picasso’s contagious enthusiasm for physics

A tribute to his many contributions to physics, especially at CERN.

CMS: final Run I results on the Higgs boson

Measurements of the properties of the Higgs boson discovered in 2012.

ARIEL begins a new future in rare isotopes

First beam in the superconducting linac marks a fine start for TRIUMF’s new flagship facility.


Faces & Places

• CERN inaugurates the IdeaSquare building • New international offices to aid CERN-KEK partnership • APS announces prizewinners for 2015 • Breakthrough prizes for the dark universe • Michigan honours Homer • Spain and France show their wares at CERN • EXON 2014 highlights research with exotic nuclei • Low-energy QCD with strangeness in Trento • Asia-Europe-Pacific school goes to India • Accelerator schools join up in California • ALICE Grid family has a new member • Visits


• Agnès Orkin-Lecourtois 1925–2014 • Martin Lewis Perl 1927–2014 • Tullio Regge 1931–2014 • Eckart Lorenz 1938–2014 • Samuel Krinsky 1945–2014 • Theodore Todorov 1966–2014


• The changing PS control room • A crazy idea • Is 5σ necessary?


• The 17th Lomonosov Conference on Elementary Particle Physics • PHOTON 2015


• Data Analysis in High Energy Physics: A Practical Guide to Statistical Methods • Gravity: Newtonian, Post-Newtonian, Relativistic • Books received