The scientific programme was bookended by local Australian-grown talent.
A field configuration is topologically non-trivial if it exhibits the topology of a “mathematical knot” in some space, real or otherwise.
PHYSTAT-nu 2019 was held at CERN from 22 to 25 January.
More than 300 experts convened from 18-22 February for the 15th Vienna Conference on Instrumentation.
Experts from around the world met for the second ALEGRO workshop, to discuss advanced linear-collider concepts at the energy frontier.
Around 100 delegates joined a co-innovation workshop in Liverpool to discuss the strategic R&D programme for a Future Circular Collider.
A memorial conference was held at the Institute of Advanced Studies at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore.
A major theme of the electroweak session was flavour physics, and the star of the show was LHCb’s observation of CP violation in charm decays.
The first International Conference on the History of the Neutrino took place at the Université Paris Diderot in Paris on 5–7 September 2018.
Experiments have the potential to explore open questions in QCD and to search for hidden-sectors in which dark matter does not couple directly to Standard Model particles.