Shining Light on the Higgs Boson
Now I know what you're thinking…But photons only `talk to' particles which carry electric charge and the Higgs is electricallyRead more.
Dark Matter in Dwarf Galaxies
Hi Particle Biters, Last week there were some exciting new results from the Fermi-LAT collaboration in dark matter searches! DarkRead more.
Muon to electron conversion
Not all searches for new physics involve colliding protons at the the highest human-made energies. An alternate approach is toRead more.
LHC Run II: What To Look Out For
The Large Hadron Collider is the world’s largest proton collider, and in a mere five years of active data acquisition,Read more.
An update from AMS-02, the particle detector in space
Last Thursday, Nobel Laureate Sam Ting presented the latest results (CERN press release) from the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer (AMS-02) experiment, a particle detectorRead more.
Neutrinoless Double Beta Decay Experiments
Title: Neutrinoless Double Beta Decay Experiments Author: Alberto Garfagnini Published: arXiv:1408.2455 Neutrinoless double beta decay is a theorized process that, if observed,Read more.
The Proton Radius Problem
The hydrogen atom is one of main examples studied in a typical introductory quantum mechanics course. Recent measurements indicate thatRead more.
CMS evidence of a possible SUSY decay chain
Title: “Search for physics beyond the standard model in events with two leptons, jets, and missing transverse energy in ppRead more.
New Results from the CRESST-II Dark Matter Experiment
Title: Results on low mass WIMPs using an upgraded CRESST-II detector Author: G. Angloher, A. Bento, C. Bucci, L. Canonica, A. Erb,Read more.
Black Holes enhance Dark Matter Annihilations
Title: Effect of Black Holes in Local Dwarf Spheroidal Galaxies on Gamma-Ray Constraints on Dark Matter Annihilation Author: Alma X. Gonzalez-Morales,Read more.
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