To efficiently build the CMS tracker endcap, automation will be needed. This machine aims to automatically focus the image of the sensor, such that we have always sharp pictures to measure the sensor!
Onze aarde ligt constant onder vuur. Star Trek is er niks bij. Naar de bron van de deeltjes die onze planeet bestoken werd al sinds 1910 gezocht en is nu eindelijk gevonden.
VUB-IIHE researcher Krijn de Vries has received a prestegious European Research Council Starting Grant for his project "Radio detection of the PeV – EeV cosmic-neutrino flux".
Press Conference on 12 July 2018 on ground-breaking results from IceCube experiment: Multimessenger astronomy with Neutrinos from Blazars
48 physicists from the IIHE(ULB-VUB) CMS team among the winners of the prestigious 2013 EPS-HEPP price
Two $3,000,000 special Fundamental Physics Prizes have been awarded to Stephen Hawking and to seven scientists who led the effort to discover a Higgs-like particle at CERN's1 Large Hadron Collider.
Although cosmic rays were discovered 100 years ago, their origin remains one of the most enduring mysteries in physics. Now, the IceCube Neutrino Observatory, a massive detector in Antarctica, is honi