The 1984 Nobel laureate was recognised for the promotion of sustainable nuclear energy use and natural-gas pyrolysis.
The nation is now an associate member state in the pre-stage to membership.
500 UK firms have benefitted from supplying goods and services to CERN during the past decade. The report valued the production of knowledge at more than £495M.
CERN’s Daniel Schulte has been appointed as interim project leader.
Steven Weinberg, one of the architects of the Standard Model, is awarded $3M Special Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics.
Just five research areas account for more than half of Nobel prizes.
A former CERN director, Horst Wenninger made significant contributions in getting the LHC approved.
The first evidence for the coupling of the Higgs boson to a second-generation fermion has been reported at the LHC.
The Borexino collaboration has used an ingenious analysis to provide the first direct proof of the CNO cycle.
An inspiring mentor and teacher, Zolotorev was a pioneer of experimental studies of atomic parity violation.