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Large Hadron Collider finds three new 'exotic' particles

Large Hadron Collider finds three new 'exotic' particles

These particles contain four quarks - the fundamental constituent of the matter inside all the atoms of the universe: two quarks and two antiquarks.

Jul 06, 2016, 14:43 PM IST
Japan's atom smasher achieves its 'first turns', Indians involved in project!

Japan's atom smasher achieves its 'first turns', Indians involved in project!

Japan's SuperKEKB accelerator succeeded in circulating and storing a positron beam in the positron ring.

Mar 02, 2016, 18:42 PM IST

Universe's primordial soup recreated at CERN

The primordial soup is a so-called quark-gluon plasma and researchers from the Niels Bohr Institute in Denmark, among others, have measured its liquid properties with great accuracy at the LHC's top energy.

Feb 15, 2016, 15:25 PM IST

LHC produces state of matter existing at birth of universe

Scientists at CERN have produced tiny droplets of a state of matter thought to have existed right at the birth of the universe, after slamming particles together at high energy in the Large Hadron Collider (LHC).

Sep 06, 2015, 17:15 PM IST
PCB, Shoaib Akhtar meet to settle long standing dispute

PCB, Shoaib Akhtar meet to settle long standing dispute

Top officials of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) today met Shoaib Akhtar in a bid to resolve the issue of the PCB having deducted seven million rupees from the former fast bowler's earnings as part of a fine imposed on him years ago.

Jul 06, 2015, 22:46 PM IST

Physics paper with over 5,000 authors a world record

In a record breaking case, more than 5,000 scientists have contributed for a physics research paper - breaking the record for the largest number of contributors to a single research article, scientific journal Nature reported.

May 19, 2015, 10:59 AM IST

Previously unseen `subatomic process` detected

Two experiments at the Large Hadron Collider at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) in Geneva, Switzerland, have combined their results and observed a previously unseen subatomic process.

May 14, 2015, 12:09 PM IST
CERN restarts Large Hadron Collider, starts hunt for dark matter

CERN restarts Large Hadron Collider, starts hunt for dark matter

 The Large Hadron Collider (LHC), the world's biggest and most powerful particle accelerator, has been re-started after it was shut down for two years to receive an upgrade that almost doubled its power.

Apr 05, 2015, 16:06 PM IST
CERN's revamped Large Hadron Collider to restart this month

CERN's revamped Large Hadron Collider to restart this month

 The Large Hadron Collider (LHC), the world's largest and most powerful particle collider will resume operations for its second 3-year run this month amid hopes of uncovering the Universe's best kept secrets.

Mar 12, 2015, 23:07 PM IST
CERN's Large Hadron Collider hopes for a super 'restart' by March 2015

CERN's Large Hadron Collider hopes for a super 'restart' by March 2015

The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN will restart for its second 3-year run in March 2015 that will see the world's most powerful particle accelerator double its collisional energy.

Feb 15, 2015, 11:00 AM IST

India should join CERN as associate member: Physicist Heuer

With neighbour Pakistan becoming the first and the only Asian country to be an associate member of the European Organisation for Nuclear Research, CERN, it is time for India to enroll itself for the same, a top physicist said.

Feb 06, 2015, 12:07 PM IST
CERN's Large Hadron Collider to restart by March 2015

CERN's Large Hadron Collider to restart by March 2015

The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN will restart for its second 3-year run in March 2015 that will see the world's most powerful particle accelerator double its collisional energy.

Dec 16, 2014, 10:32 AM IST
CERN scientists discover two new subatomic particles

CERN scientists discover two new subatomic particles

Scientists at CERN announced on Wednesday that they have discovered two new subatomic particles that could widen our understanding of the universe.

Nov 19, 2014, 19:50 PM IST
Particle discovered by CERN may not be elusive Higgs Boson

Particle discovered by CERN may not be elusive Higgs Boson

A new research has claimed that the particle found by CERN in 2013 might not be the Higgs Boson as previously thought.

Nov 08, 2014, 10:55 AM IST
Italian physicist Fabiola Gianotti is first woman boss to lead CERN

Italian physicist Fabiola Gianotti is first woman boss to lead CERN

Eminent Italian physicist Fabiola Gianotti has been chosen to serve as the 16th director-general of the CERN particle-physics laboratory.

Nov 05, 2014, 09:41 AM IST

LHC and Tevatron find precise value of top-quark mass

Scientists working on the world`s leading particle collider experiments joined forces, combined their data and produced the first joint result from Fermilab`s Tevatron and CERN`s Large Hadron Collider (LHC), past and current holders of the record for most powerful particle collider on Earth.

Mar 20, 2014, 13:40 PM IST

God Particle hunt: China to build new collider 60 times faster than the present one

In an effort that is seen as a move to overtake the Western world in science and technology research, Chinese scientists plan to build a faster electron-positron collider that is 60 times faster than the existing one to speed up the exploration of the Higgs boson.

Feb 26, 2014, 20:04 PM IST

CERN`s new machine to be four times the size of present LHC

Scientists at the European Organization for Nuclear Research, known as CERN are planning to build a huge underground “atom smasher” machine that will be four times the size of the present Large Hadron Collide that is some 27km long.

Feb 19, 2014, 18:55 PM IST

CERN eyes new collider more powerful than LHC

European Organisation for Nuclear Research`s physics lab CERN is now eyeing to develop a new Large Hadron Collider which will be seven times more powerful than the one which discovered the “God particle”.

Feb 08, 2014, 14:57 PM IST

Nobel physics laureate Higgs `overwhelmed`

British scientist Peter Higgs On Tuesday said he was "overwhelmed" after he and his Belgian colleague Francois Englert won the Nobel Prize in Physics for their work on the `God particle`.

Oct 08, 2013, 22:18 PM IST