The world's newest particle accelerator Fermilab's 150 GeV main injector officially began its career on 1 June.
CERN's LEP electronpositron collider walked onto the stage for its 1999 season and, after its customary greeting at the Z resonance (45 GeV per beam), impressed the waiting audience by quickly takin...
For CERN's new LHC proton collider, superconducting magnets will not be the only super- conducting technology in the 27 km ring.
On the morning of 26 May 1999, physicists recorded the first events in the large BaBar detector at the asymmetric B-factory at the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center.
CERN's LEP electronpositron collider has underlined the importance of precision measurements in particle physics.
The DAFNE electronpositron collider at Frascati and its KLOE detector are flexing their muscles.
A theme that is common to many new particle colliders is the determined push to extend the physics reach by boosting the collision rate (luminosity).
New projects and important upgrades are under way in many laboratories, while technological progress and continual ingenuity augur well for the future.
A major event in the international accelerator calendar is the triennial International Conference on High Energy Accelerators. The seventeeth such event, which was held recently in Dubna, Russia, p...
During the current shutdown, CERN's LEP electronpositron collider is undergoing a major overhaul and is also being fitted with even more superconducting radiofrequency accelerating cavities, in or...