A big loss for science and for a whole generation of particle theorists
Ninety years after the famous photograph of the 1927 Solvay conference, the University of Trento and the Italian Physical Society created a more modern picture.
Well-known and respected scientist from the University of Warsaw
Leading figure worldwide in the high-energy behaviour of quantum field theory
A pioneer of applied superconductivity and an internationally recognised expert in accelerator and detector magnet systems
First woman and first Iranian citizen to win a Fields Medal
A brilliant scientist who designed the accelerator lattice for the Superconducting Super Collider (SSC)
Steven Weinberg was 34 when he produced his iconic “Model of Leptons”. The paper marked a moment of clarity in the history of particle physics and gave rise to the electroweak Standard Model, but ...
Pioneer of silicon radiation detectors
Founder of the Les Houches summer school