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Adlène Hicheur (born 4 December 1976) is a particle physicist with dual Algerian and French citizenship.
AEi Systems is a space and power electronics engineering firm based in the United States that concentrates on circuit, systems and design analysis.
Agnes Chavez is an American artist, educator and entrepreneur.
Alexandru Adalbert "Alex" Marin (June 25, 1945 – November 14, 2005) was an experimental particle physicist, a professor of physics at MIT, Boston University and Harvard University, and a researcher at CERN and JINR.
ALICE (A Large Ion Collider Experiment) is one of seven detector experiments at the Large Hadron Collider at CERN.
Apache Cassandra is a free and open-source distributed wide column store NoSQL database management system designed to handle large amounts of data across many commodity servers, providing high availability with no single point of failure.
The Argonne Tandem Linac Accelerator System (ATLAS) is a scientific user facility at Argonne National Laboratory.
Ashutosh Vijay Kotwal (born December 20, 1965) is an American particle physicist of Indian origin.
An atlas is a collection of maps.
Atlasjet Flight 4203 was a scheduled domestic passenger flight from Istanbul Atatürk Airport in Istanbul to Isparta Süleyman Demirel Airport in Isparta Province, Turkey.
The Autonomous University of Barcelona also known as UAB (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona;, Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona) is a public university mostly located in Cerdanyola del Vallès, near the city of Barcelona in Catalonia, Spain.
Ayana Holloway Arce is a Professor of Physics at Duke University.
A barn (symbol: b) is a unit of area equal to 10−28 m2 (100 fm2).
Beryllium is a chemical element with symbol Be and atomic number 4.
The Fundamental Physics Prize is awarded by the Fundamental Physics Prize Foundation, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to awarding physicists involved in fundamental research which was founded in July 2012 by Russian physicist and internet entrepreneur Yuri Milner.
Brian Edward Cox (born 3 March 1968) is an English physicist who serves as professor of particle physics in the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Manchester.
Bridgewater-Raritan High School (commonly abbreviated as BRHS) is a four-year comprehensive public high school.
Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) is a United States Department of Energy national laboratory located in Upton, New York, on Long Island, and was formally established in 1947 at the site of Camp Upton, a former U.S. Army base.
The European Organization for Nuclear Research (Organisation européenne pour la recherche nucléaire), known as CERN (derived from the name Conseil européen pour la recherche nucléaire), is a European research organization that operates the largest particle physics laboratory in the world.
Comic Sans MS is a sans-serif casual script typeface designed by Vincent Connare and released in 1994 by Microsoft Corporation.
The Compact Linear Collider (CLIC) is a concept for a future linear particle accelerator that aims to explore the next energy frontier.
The Compact Muon Solenoid (CMS) experiment is one of two large general-purpose particle physics detectors built on the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN in Switzerland and France.
Google Street View was first introduced in the United States on May 25, 2007, and until November 26, 2008, featured camera icon markers, each representing at least one major city or area (such as a park), and usually the other nearby cities, towns, suburbs, and parks.
CryoEDM is a particle physics experiment aiming to measure the electric dipole moment (EDM) of the neutron to a precision of ~10−28ecm.
David G. Charlton FRS is Professor of Particle Physics in the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Birmingham, UK.
In particle physics, an elementary particle or fundamental particle is a particle with no substructure, thus not composed of other particles.
Elina Berglund Scherwitzl (born 1984) is a Swedish particle physicist and entrepreneur who, together with her husband Raoul Scherwitzl, has developed an app to indicate the days when a woman is most fertile.
Engin Arık (October 4, 1948 – November 30, 2007) was a renowned Turkish particle physicist.
Fabiola Gianotti (born October 29, 1960) is an Italian particle physicist, the CERN (European Organization for Nuclear Research) Director-General, and the first woman to hold this position.
The FP420 R&D project or the FP420 experiment was an international collaboration with members from 29 institutes from 10 countries.
Frequency scanning interferometry (FSI) is an absolute distance measurement technique, for measuring the distance between a pair of points, along a line-of-sight.
Geant4 (for GEometry ANd Tracking) is a platform for "the simulation of the passage of particles through matter," using Monte Carlo methods.
Geneva (Genève, Genèva, Genf, Ginevra, Genevra) is the second-most populous city in Switzerland (after Zürich) and the most populous city of the Romandy, the French-speaking part of Switzerland.
Glen Cowan is a professor of Particle Physics at Royal Holloway, University of London.
This page is a glossary of terms in string theory, including related areas such as supergravity, supersymmetry, and high energy physics.
A gluon is an elementary particle that acts as the exchange particle (or gauge boson) for the strong force between quarks.
In Europe, Google Street View began on 2 July 2008 with the route of Tour de France being covered in parts of France and Italy.
GridPP is a collaboration of particle physicists and computer scientists from the United Kingdom and CERN.
Guido Tonelli (born 1950) is an Italian particle physicist.
The Faculty of Physics and Astronomy is one of twelve faculties at the University of Heidelberg.
In particle physics, a hermetic detector (also called a 4π detector) is a particle detector designed to observe all possible decay products of an interaction between subatomic particles in a collider by covering as large an area around the interaction point as possible and incorporating multiple types of sub-detectors.
The Higgs boson is an elementary particle in the Standard Model of particle physics.
In particle physics, a Higgsino, symbol, is the theoretical superpartner of the Higgs boson, as predicted by supersymmetry.
Homer Alfred Neal (June 13, 1942 – May 23, 2018) was an African-American particle physicist and a distinguished professor at the University of Michigan.
Ian Hinchliffe (born 1952) is a British physicist at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.
The index of physics articles is split into multiple pages due to its size.
The index of physics articles is split into multiple pages due to its size.
James E. Brau (born 1946) is an American physicist at the University of Oregon (UO) who conducts research on elementary particles and fields.
Jeffrey Robert Forshaw (born 1968) is a British particle physicist with a special interest in quantum chromodynamics (QCD): the study of the behaviour of subatomic particles, using data from the HERA particle accelerator, Tevatron particle accelerator and the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN.
In high-energy physics, jet quenching is a phenomenon that can occur in the collision of ultra-high-energy particles.
Jonathan Mark Butterworth is a Professor of Physics at University College London (UCL) working on the ATLAS experiment at CERN's Large Hadron Collider (LHC).
Karl Jakobs is Professor of Particle Physics at the University of Freiburg, Germany.
The Laboratoire d'Annecy-le-Vieux de physique des particules (in English the Annecy-le-Vieux Particle Physics Laboratory), usually abbreviated as LAPP, is a French experimental physics laboratory located in Annecy-le-Vieux in the Haute-Savoie department of France.
The INFN National Laboratory of Frascati (LNF) was founded in 1955 with the objective of furthering particle physics research, and more specifically to host the 1.1 GeV electrosynchrotron, the first accelerator ever built in Italy.
The Large Electron–Positron Collider (LEP) was one of the largest particle accelerators ever constructed.
The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) is the world's largest and most powerful particle collider, the most complex experimental facility ever built and the largest single machine in the world.
Leticia Corral (born March 16, 1959) is a Mexican mathematician and materials scientist.
The LHCf ("Large Hadron Collider forward") is a special-purpose Large Hadron Collider experiment for astroparticle (cosmic ray) physics, and one of seven detectors in the LHC accelerator at CERN.
A list of particle accelerators used for particle physics experiments.
(Main list of acronyms).
Atheists with surnames starting C and D, sortable by the field for which they are mainly known and nationality.
This is a list of distributed computing and grid computing projects.
This is a list of experiments at CERN's Large Hadron Collider (LHC).
The Nobel Prize in Physics (Nobelpriset i fysik) is awarded annually by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences to scientists in the various fields of physics.
There are more than 500,000 living alumni of the University of Michigan.
This List of University of Oregon faculty and staff includes presidents, staff, and faculty of the University of Oregon.
A Majorana fermion (uploaded 19 April 2013, retrieved 5 October 2014; and also based on the physicist's name's pronunciation.), also referred to as a Majorana particle, is a fermion that is its own antiparticle.
Melissa Eve Bronwen Franklin (born September 30, 1956) is an experimental particle physicist and the Mallinckrodt Professor of Physics, and the former physics department chair, at Harvard University.
Mental health is a level of psychological well-being or an absence of mental illness.
Philip Michael Tuts is an American high-energy experimental particle physicist, and Professor and Chair of the Columbia University Physics Department.
Mohammad Sajjad "Saj" Alam (born 5 January 1947) is an American physicist born in British India (Pakistan after 1947, and Bangladesh after 1971).
The Neutron Trail is an open cultural dialogue into our shared nuclear legacy intended to raise awareness and stimulate strategic thinking around nuclear power and nuclear disarmament.
Nomex is a flame-resistant meta-aramid material developed in the early 1960s by DuPont and first marketed in 1967.
The Nordic Data Grid Facility, or NDGF, is a common e-Science infrastructure provided by the Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden and Iceland) for scientific computing and data storage.
NorduGrid is a collaboration aiming at development, maintenance and support of the free Grid middleware, known as the Advanced Resource Connector (ARC).
This list compares various energies in joules (J), organized by order of magnitude.
This is a tabulated listing of the orders of magnitude in relation to pressure expressed in pascals.
Papadakis Publisher is an independent art, architecture and natural science book publisher founded in London, United Kingdom by Andreas Papadakis and his daughter Alexandra Papadakis.
In experimental and applied particle physics, nuclear physics, and nuclear engineering, a particle detector, also known as a radiation detector, is a device used to detect, track, and/or identify ionizing particles, such as those produced by nuclear decay, cosmic radiation, or reactions in a particle accelerator.
Peter Ware Higgs (born 29 May 1929) is a British theoretical physicist, emeritus professor in the University of Edinburgh,Griggs, Jessica (Summer 2008) Edit the University of Edinburgh Alumni Magazine, p. 17 and Nobel Prize laureate for his work on the mass of subatomic particles.
Peter Jenni, (born 17 April 1948) is an experimental particle physicist working at CERN.
The '''asymptotic safety''' approach to quantum gravity provides a nonperturbative notion of renormalization in order to find a consistent and predictive quantum field theory of the gravitational interaction and spacetime geometry.
Physics World is the membership magazine of the Institute of Physics, one of the largest physical societies in the world.
A quark–gluon plasma (QGP) or quark soup is a state of matter in quantum chromodynamics (QCD) which exists at extremely high temperature and/or density.
QuarkNet is a long-term, research-based teacher professional development program in the United States jointly funded by the National Science Foundation and the US Department of Energy.
In particle physics, quarkonium (from quark and -onium, pl. quarkonia) designates a flavorless meson whose constituents are a heavy quark and its own antiquark, making it a neutral particle.
R-hadrons are hypothetical particles composed of a Supersymmetric particle and at least one quark.
Rafael Armenteros (1922–2004) was a Spanish particle physicist, who was one of the leading figures in CERN's various bubble chamber experiments.
The Research Institute for Nuclear Problems of Belarusian State University (INP BSU) is a research institute in Minsk, Belarus.
A Resistive plate chamber (RPC) is a particle detector widely used in high energy physics.
Richard Joseph "Dick" Davisson (December 29, 1922 – June 15, 2004) was an American physicist.
ROOT is an object-oriented program and library developed by CERN.
S-LINK, for simple link interface, is a high-performance data acquisition standard developed at CERN for collecting information from particle accelerators and other sources.
Saint-Genis-Pouilly is a commune in the Ain department within the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region of eastern France.
Sau Lan Wu (Chinese: 吳秀蘭) is a Chinese American particle physicist and the Enrico Fermi Distinguished Professor of Physics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
The School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Manchester is one of the largest and most active Physics departments in the UK, taking around 250 new undergraduates and 50 postgraduates each year, and employing more than 80 members of academic staff and over 100 research fellows and associates.
SCT, a three-letter acronym, may refer to.
The search for the Higgs boson was a 40-year effort by physicists to prove the existence or non-existence of the Higgs boson, first theorised in the 1960s.
The Standard Model of particle physics is the theory describing three of the four known fundamental forces (the electromagnetic, weak, and strong interactions, and not including the gravitational force) in the universe, as well as classifying all known elementary particles.
STARlight is a computer simulation (Monte Carlo) event generator program to simulate ultra-peripheral collisions among relativistic nuclei.
Stephanie A. Majewski (born 1981) is an American physicist at the University of Oregon (UO) researching high energy particle physics at the CERN ATLAS experiment.
In particle physics, a stop squark, symbol, is the superpartner of the top quark as predicted by supersymmetry (SUSY).
Terence Richard Wyatt (born 29 June 1957) FRS is a Professor in the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Manchester, UK.
The Tevatron was a circular particle accelerator (now inactive, since 2011) in the United States, at the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (also known as Fermilab), east of Batavia, Illinois, and holds the title of the second highest energy particle collider in the world, after the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) of the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) near Geneva, Switzerland.
Through the Wormhole is an American science documentary television series narrated and hosted by American actor Morgan Freeman.
This is a timeline of subatomic particle discoveries, including all particles thus far discovered which appear to be elementary (that is, indivisible) given the best available evidence.
Torsten Åkesson (7 November 1954), is a Swedish physicist and professor in Particle physics at Lund University who is a member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and has been the chairman of CERN.
The TOTEM experiment (TOTal Elastic and diffractive cross section Measurement) is one of the seven detector experiments at CERN's Large Hadron Collider.
In particle physics, tracking is the process of reconstructing the trajectory (or track) of electrically charged particles in a particle detector known as a tracker.
TRIUMF is Canada's national particle accelerator centre.
TRT may refer to.
Now with the recent 2012 famous Higgs boson discovery, the real question to ask is that have we reached the end of the Particle physics or is it just the beginning.
Two-photon physics, also called gamma–gamma physics, is a branch of particle physics that describes the interactions between two photons.
The University of Freiburg (colloquially Uni Freiburg), officially the Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg (Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg), is a public research university located in Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
The W and Z bosons are together known as the weak or more generally as the intermediate vector bosons. These elementary particles mediate the weak interaction; the respective symbols are,, and.
In particle physics, W′ and Z′ bosons (or W-prime and Z-prime bosons) refer to hypothetical gauge bosons that arise from extensions of the electroweak symmetry of the Standard Model.
Wendy Taylor is an Experimental Particle Physicist at York University and a former Canada Research Chair.
The 1964 PRL symmetry breaking papers were written by three teams who proposed related but different approaches to explain how mass could arise in local gauge theories.
A number of significant scientific events occurred in 2015.
A number of significant scientific events occurred in 2016.
A number of significant scientific events have occurred or are scheduled to occur in 2018.
The 750 GeV diphoton excess in particle physics was an anomaly in data collected at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) in 2015, which could have been an indication of a new particle or resonance.