The European Physical Journal H

, Volume 36, Issue 4, pp 439–454 | Cite as

The CERN proton synchrotron: 50 years of reliable operation and continued development

Personal recollection
Part of the following topical collections:
  1. CERN’s accelerators, experiments and international integration 1959 – 2009

Abstract

This contribution, a personal recollection by the author, is part of a special issue CERN’s accelerators, experiments and international integration 1959–2009. Guest Editor: Herwig Schopper [Schopper, Herwig. 2011. Editorial. Eur. Phys. J. H 36: 437]

Keywords

Large Hadron Collider Antihydrogen Proton Synchrotron Super Proton Synchrotron Hydrogen Bubble Chamber 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.CERNGeneva 23Switzerland

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