Adriano Garonna co-founded EBAMed, a company which develops technologies to enable non-invasive treatments of heart arrhythmia using proton beams.
Theorist Giulia Zanderighi discusses fundamental physics at the boundary between theory and experiment.
Roger Penrose, Andrea Ghez and Reinhard Genzel will share the 2020 Nobel Prize for Physics.
Several outstanding particle physicists have been recognised by the 2021 spring awards of the APS.
The best leaders are those who don’t want to be leaders per se, says experimentalist Ian Shipsey.
Oliver Brüning has taken over as project leader for the High-Luminosity LHC.
Brookhaven National Laboratory has appointed Jim Yeck as the project director for the Electron–Ion Collider.
Henri Laporte led civil-engineering work for the Large Electron Positron collider.
A former CERN research director, Claude Détraz made a major contribution to ensuring that the LHC project was approved.
While most CERN alumni remain in research, stories from those who choose other professional avenues demonstrate the high value placed by employers on skills acquired in high-energy physics.