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.
Advances in Higgs, flavour and neutrino physics were among the highlights of ICHEP 2020, writes Mark Thomson.
DESY physicists reimagined a socially distanced event with virtues that may merit consideration after the pandemic too.
A highlight of the conference was the first observation of solar CNO neutrinos by the Borexino collaboration.
Originally scheduled to be held in Paris, the fully online conference brought together a particularly large and diverse group of participants.
3000 accelerator specialists gathered in cyber-space for the 11th International Particle Accelerator Conference.
Alain Blondel and Panagiotis Charitos report on developments at the third FCC Physics and Experiments Workshop.
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.
Experimental particle physicist George Trilling was an exemplary leader, who helped organise the US participation in the LHC.
Steven Weinberg, one of the architects of the Standard Model, is awarded $3M Special Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics.
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