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Search for sterile neutrinos triples up May 19, 2017

Fermilab’s short-baseline neutrino programme targets sterile neutrinos.

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Efficient ODE Set-up and Results Processing for Particle Trajectory Simulation

This webinar addresses practical computational issues in discrete calculations of the path of charged or multipole particles in electric and magnetic fields.
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Latest issue

CERN Courier
June 2017
Volume 57 Issue 5


The founding of Fermilab

Fifty years ago, physicists in the US established a new laboratory and with it a new approach to carrying out frontier research.

Search for sterile neutrinos triples up

Fermilab’s short-baseline neutrino programme targets sterile neutrinos.

A selection of Fermilab's greatest hits

Timeline showing Fermilab’s major experimental achievements.

Revisiting the b revolution

A look back at the Fermilab experiment that unearthed the b quark.

Baksan scales new neutrino heights

The Baksan Neutrino Observatory celebrates 50 years of success.


Faces & Places

• Tim Berners-Lee receives Turing Award • ICTP Dirac medallists 2016 • Guido Altarelli Award 2017 • Prizes galore for IceCube members • Firms to begin prototyping the science cloud • Beam gymnastics in Sicily • Testing gravity in Vancouver • Visits


• Two loops in context


• Pierre Binétruy 1955–2017 • Gösta Ekspong 1922–2017 • Gareth Hughes 1943–2017 • Thomas Massam 1936–2016 • Arthur Rosenfeld 1926–2017 • Durga Prasad Roy 1941–2017


• Making Sense of Quantum Mechanics • Bose–Einstein Condensation and Superfluidity • Books received

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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.