UK News from CERN

UK News from CERN is a newsletter for anyone with an interest in CERN. Whether you're interested in science and technology, the career opportunities for students, teachers and researchers or you'd like to become a CERN supplier, UKNFC brings you the latest news and opportunities.

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Previous Issues

23 September 2014
UK News from CERN Issue 51

In this issue:

  • Back to school – inspiring career choices and building confidence
  • Raising the barre – the Strange Charm of Mother Nature
  • I’m a scientist, get me out of here! – have you got the X-factor?
  • Son of Thunder rolls in to CMS
  • Dates for the diary
09 September 2014
UK News from CERN Issue 50

In this issue:

  • Aiming HIE – keeping ISOLDE at the top
  • Exciting science is beyond magic – what’s on the experimental menu at ISOLDE?
  • Faster laser is a first – working with ISOLDE opens up new market for UK company
  • Dates for the diary
26 August 2014
UK News from CERN Issue 49

In this issue:

  • Imaging a moving target – accelerating an idea to improve outcomes for cancer patients
  • An international perspective – UK apprentices compare and contrast
  • Working out the options – it’s more than work experience for one A’ level student
  • Tomorrow’s World comes to CERN
  • Last chance to see Collider
  • Dates for the diary
12 August 2014
UK News from CERN Issue 48

In this issue:

  • Student takeover – the ‘summies’ are here!
  • Webfest weekender – creativity, coding and caffeine
  • Where are they now? – lasting benefits
  • PS reinvented (again) – the Proton Synchrotron is future-proofed with a full make-over
  • Royal Society Honour
  • Dates for the diary
29 July 2014
UK News from CERN Issue 47

In this issue:

  • Troubleshooting CERN – can this team fix it? Yes, they can!
  • Fast-track for high school teachers – a three week, intense, international experience
  • Feeding the creative process – working with CERN’s artist in residence
  • TEDxCERN is back! – is your organisation taking part?
  • Dates for the diary
15 July 2014
UK News from CERN Issue 46

In this issue:

  • Starting up – switching on the accelerator complex after the Long Shutdown
  • Higgs prize visit – Scottish student winners see CERN
  • Cosmic duets – the music of physics
  • And finally… Monty Python does physics
  • Dates for the diary
01 July 2014
UK News from CERN Issue 45

In this issue:

  • The search is on – UK preferred candidate confirmed in search for next CERN Director General
  • Identifying and meeting industrial needs – you can help boost the UK return
  • Beyond the Higgs boson to treat cancer – UK universities at the Royal Society summer exhibition
  • Smashing physics – an insider’s view of the hunt for the Higgs
  • Heard the one about the CERN physicist? – it’s definitely a laughing matter
  • Dates for the diary
17 June 2014
UK News from CERN Issue 44

In this issue:

  • Pressing problem - Birmingham company helps LHC reach new energies
  • Walking the LHC – formidable intellect takes on magnificent science
  • Launch date for LUCID – the final countdown for CERN@School project
  • New Collider in Manchester – free entry for CERN passholders
  • Queen’s Birthday Honours – Imperial celebrations
  • Dates for the diary
20 May 2014
UK News From CERN Issue 43

In this issue:

  • Software snapshot preserves physics – saving data and the software needed to look at it
  • Scanning the past – uncovering lost gems in the archive
  • The impact of IT – public talk celebrates the impact of CERN’s IT developments on society
  • Front page news – the people who help make CERN science into big news
  • And finally…. – The secret formula: C8H10N402
  • Dates for the diary
06 May 2014
UK News from CERN Issue 42

In this issue:

  • Steering a straight course – SHIP hopes to dock at CERN
  • Latin American links – collaborating across the EPLANET
  • New Royal Society Fellow – ‘bostin!’
  • And finally… Sláinte!
  • Dates for the diary

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