Energy Secretary Moniz presented one of the U.S. Department of Energy's most prestigious awards to a 17-member team based at Brookhaven Lab for completing two superconducting magnets for the Large Hadron Collider on time and under budget with increased scope.
A new agreement between the United States and the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) signed today will pave the way for renewed collaboration in particle physics, promising to yield new insights into fundamental particles and the nature of matter and our universe.
Sergey Belomestnykh, a physicist at Brookhaven Lab, is being recognized by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Nuclear Plasma Sciences Society (IEEE NPSS) for outstanding contributions to the development of particle accelerator science and technology.
In addition to serving as the U.S. host laboratory for the ATLAS experiment at the Large Hadron Collider in Switzerland, Brookhaven National Laboratory plays multiple roles in this massive international undertaking, ranging from construction and project management to data storage and distribution. Brookhaven and the LHC Web Site