Geoffrey Taylor is chair of the International Committee for Future Accelerators.
On 26 April the SuperKEKB accelerator at the KEK laboratory in Japan collided its first beams of electrons and positrons, marking the start of an ambitious data-taking campaign that will allow ultrapr...
On 28 April, 13 days ahead of schedule, operators at CERN’s Large Hadron Collider (LHC) successfully injected 1200 bunches of protons into the machine and brought them into collision – formally ma...
Future Circular Collider (FCC) development workshop at CERN
Shortly after midday on 30 March, protons circulated in the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) for the first time in 2018. Following its annual winter shutdown for maintenance and upgrades, the machine now e...
Advanced radio-frequency crab cavities are under tests for the high-luminosity LHC upgrade
Niobium–copper accelerating cavities are beginning to challenge their bulk-niobium counterparts
Powerfult linear-accelerator technology developed for fundamental exploration is being transferred to applications beyond high-energy physics
This year the CLIC workshop focused on preparations for the update of the European Strategy for Particle Physics in 2019–2020.
Second Future Circular Collider (FCC) physics workshop held at CERN