CERN Engineering News

CERN Engineering News

2021-04-30 — Join this international competition and submit your ideas for applications that could turn rock excavated during tunnelling for future CERN colliders into a resource
2021-03-09 — Carbon dioxide cooling, much more eco-friendly than traditional refrigerants, is gradually becoming the norm for particle physics detectors at CERN
2021-02-23 — The CERN CRANEbot successfully handled a vacuum module in the CMS cavern without the need for human intervention in a decisive test for the HL-LHC project
2021-02-02 — Lightweight, robust, complex parts produced using additive manufacturing (3D printing) are proving their worth in the accelerators
2020-11-24 — Jacques Séguinot, a great detector physicist and a founding father of the Ring Imaging Cherenkov technique, passed away on 12 October 2020
2020-10-30 — The development of the “HiPotCT” system, as part of a collaboration between the EN-SMM-MTA and the EN-EA groups, has considerably increased the speed of cabling activities in the LHC detectors
2020-08-04 — A team from the Vacuum, Surfaces and Coatings group is studying a method of niobium coating by sputtering for use in future accelerators
2020-06-23 — Collaboration between CERN and UK firm Paragraf could pave the way for more precise measurements of local magnetic fields