The ILL is positioning neutron science as a natural extension of industry’s R&D and innovation pipeline. Caroline Boudou and Mark Johnson share the lessons for other large-scale facilities.
From equipment procurement to knowledge-transfer initiatives, Giovanni Anelli, Anders Unnervik and Marzena Lapka provide a high-level tour of CERN’s unique innovation ecosystem.
Djamschid Safi explains how big science is helping European companies to fast-track the development of innovative products, services and applications.
Recent progress in understanding thorium’s nuclear structure could enable an ultra-accurate nuclear clock with applications in fundamental physics.
The CERN-developed simulator “Molflow” has become the de-facto industry standard for ultra-high-vacuum simulations, with applications ranging from chip manufacturing to the exploration of the Mart...
A new CMS subdetector – the Precision Proton Spectrometer (PPS) – allows the electroweak sector of the Standard Model to be probed in regions so far unexplored.
An ambitious upgrade of the US flagship X-ray free-electron laser rests on sustained cooperation with high-energy physics labs in the US, Europe and Japan.
The CERN Courier editors take a tour through the magazine's Higgs archives.
Exploring the Higgs boson’s couplings to other particles and the shape of its potential could be the key to physics beyond the Standard Model.
Frank Wilczek explains why the Higgs sector could act as a portal through which to access a wide class of “phantom” particles that might otherwise elude detection.