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: April 2016

Cover of CERN Courier Volume 56 Issue 3

Features

LIGO: a strong belief

Twenty years of hard work with a strong belief that the endeavour would lead to a historic breakthrough.

Science with a medical PET cyclotron

Medical PET cyclotrons can be used for multidisciplinary research.

ALICE selects gas electron multipliers for its new TPC

The experiment plans a major upgrade for its TPC.

Neutrons in full flight at CERN’s n_TOF facility

The facility features two beamlines and two experimental halls.

Regulars

Interactions & Crossroads

• ICTR-PHE 2016: the winning alliance • Trigger and data-acquisition experts gather at ISOTDAQ 2016 • Conferences for Undergraduate Women in Physics confirm their success • Events calendar

Faces & Places

• ACFA and IPAC announce accelerator prizes • Gianpaolo Bellini receives the 2016 Pontecorvo Award

Obituaries

• Alice-Anne Martin 1926–2016 • Namık Kemal Pak 1947–2015 • Dmitry Vasilievich Shirkov 1928–2016

Bookshelf

• Open access ebooks • 50 Years of Quarks • Theoretical Foundations of Synchrotron and Storage Ring RF Systems • Books received