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Chronicles of CMS: the saga of LS1 Apr 27, 2015

A look at the vast amount of work done during the long shudown, and some of the challenges that arose.

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Vacuum and Cryogenic (3 K to 675 K) Probe Stations: A versatile tool for materials and device characterization

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Latest issue

CERN Courier
May 2015
Volume 55 Issue 4


Brookhaven ushers in a new bright era

NSLS-II will offer 10,000 times the brightness of its predecessor.

Chronicles of CMS: the saga of LS1

A look at the vast amount of work done during the long shudown, and some of the challenges that arose.

ALICE: from LS1 to readiness for Run 2

Work in LS1 touched almost all of the sub-detetcors and online systems.


Faces & Places

• Building 774: open for business • ATLAS physicist wins L’Oréal–UNESCO Women in Science award • Grigory Domogatsky receives Bruno Pontecorvo Prize • Chalmers University honours Maria Borge • CLASHEP goes to Ecuador • CERN awarded Best Swiss Twitter Page 2015 • Visits


• Klaus Winter 1930–2015 • Anatoly Alekseevich Logunov 1926–2015


• 13th International Conference on Heavy Ion Accelerator Technology

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High pumping performance in a compact package

The NEXTorr is an ideal solution in a broad range of high and ultrahigh vacuum applications where space and performance are key. A white paper from SAES Getters.

Dramatically improve compute-intense applications in the supercomputing cloud

A practical guide to high-performance computing with COMSOL Multiphysics and Microsoft HPC Server.

Four approaches enable gap-free acquisition of continuous and triggered signals

Numerous test scenarios require gap-free or continuous acquisition of digitized data for minutes, hours or days.

Modelling and analysis of acoustic emissions and structural vibration in a wind turbine

The onshore wind turbine industry must overcome many technical, commercial, and environmental difficulties.

Multiphysics simulation software

The fusion of faster hardware and smarter algorithms opens up new opportunities for multiphysics modelling and simulation of the real world.

Agilent Technologies New Application Note Describes How to Reveal Greater Detail in Waveform Measurements

A white paper from Agilent Technologies.