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World’s Biggest Neutrino Experiment Moves One Step Closer


On June 21, a prototype detector for the massive Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment recorded its first particle tracks. This was the largest ever test of an extremely precise method for measuring neutrinos, which may hold the key to why our...
23-Jun-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Chicago Quantum Exchange to Create Technologically Transformative Ecosystem


The University of Chicago is collaborating with the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory and Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory to launch an intellectual hub for advancing academic, industrial and governmental efforts in the...
20-Jun-2017 6:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Follow the Fantastic Voyage of the ICARUS Neutrino Detector

The ICARUS neutrino detector, born at Gran Sasso National Lab in Italy and refurbished at CERN, will make its way across the sea to Fermilab this summer. Follow along using an interactive map online.
6-Jun-2017 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Muon Magnet's Moment Has Arrived


On May 31, the 50-foot-wide superconducting electromagnet at the center of the Muon g-2 experiment saw its first beam of muon particles from Fermilab’s accelerators, kicking off a three-year effort to measure just what happens to those particles...
1-Jun-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Fermilab Achieves Milestone Beam Power for Neutrino Experiments


Fermilab’s accelerator is now delivering more neutrinos to experiments than ever before. On Jan. 24, the laboratory’s flagship particle accelerator delivered a 700-kilowatt proton beam over one hour at an energy of 120 billion electronvolts.
6-Feb-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Anything to Declare?


Scientists at Fermilab and CERN considered many options for delivering fragile components of the CMS detector to Geneva. Their answer? Buy a seat for the component on a commercial airline.
9-Jan-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

CERN Ramps Up Neutrino Program


CERN is accelerating its neutrino program, contributing for the first time to an experiment (the Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment, based at Fermilab) outside of CERN itself.
9-Jan-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Former Fermilab Researcher Sekazi Mtingwa to Share 2017 Wilson Prize


Theoretical physicist Sekazi Mtingwa, a former Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory scientist and principal partner with Triangle Science, Education & Economic Development in North Carolina, will share the 2017 Robert R. Wilson Prize for...
12-Oct-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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