Challenges of the LHC: the accelerator challenge

  • Lyndon Evans


The LHC is a project that faces — or has faced — challenges at each stage. Here I would like to focus on particular challenges in the three phases of approval, construction and operation.


Large Hadron Collider Beam Momentum Beam Interaction Store Energy Density High Order Resonance 
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