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The Large Hadron Collider

  • Ruth PöttgenEmail author
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Abstract

The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) Evans and Bryant, J Instrum 3:S08001, 2008, [1] at the European Laboratory for Particle Physics (CERN (See footnote 1)) near Geneva, Switzerland, is a hadron accelerator, designed to provide unprecedented centre-of-mass-energies and luminosities for the discovery of new physics. Furthermore, it allows for measurements of parameters of the Standard Model in hitherto inaccessible regions of phase space.

Keywords

Large Hadron Collider Compact Muon Solenoid Large Hadron Collider Experiment Stable Beam Super Proton Synchrotron 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.FysikumStockholms Universitet (SU)StockholmSweden

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