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by dukwon
Wed Jul 13, 2016 9:52 am
Forum: The Accelerator
Topic: Weekly summary of LHC operations
Replies: 0
Views: 3612

Weekly summary of LHC operations

Hi everyone! I hope you don't see this as self-promotion. I think most people here would be interested in this. Since the beginning of May, I have been writing down short summaries of each week at the LHC and posting them on the /r/LHC subreddit. They can be found here: https://www.reddit.com/r/lhc/...
by dukwon
Wed Jul 13, 2016 9:40 am
Forum: Portal link and forum suggestions
Topic: Subreddit(s)
Replies: 0
Views: 4222

Subreddit(s)

Hi, there a few relevant boards on the popular link-sharing site reddit.com which might be of interest to LHC Portal users https://www.reddit.com/r/LHC/ For news about the LHC — including weekly summaries of the LHC operations. Discussions and questions are welcome! https://www.reddit.com/r/CERN/ Fo...
by dukwon
Tue May 05, 2015 2:02 pm
Forum: The Accelerator
Topic: 2014 machine commissioning and 2015 start up
Replies: 59
Views: 62971

Re: 2014 machine commissioning and 2015 start up

We had (non-accidental) collisions today at 450 GeV :D

Shame we at LHCb couldn't complete the SMOG test (SPS is down, have to wait until tomorrow) but we got some time-alignment data, which is nice.
by dukwon
Thu Apr 23, 2015 6:42 am
Forum: The Accelerator
Topic: MUFO?
Replies: 20
Views: 5842

Re: MUFO?

"Lay" is something you do to an object, "lie" is something a subject does to itself. You can lay down a carpet and lie down on it afterwards.
by dukwon
Wed Apr 22, 2015 1:15 pm
Forum: The Accelerator
Topic: 2014 machine commissioning and 2015 start up
Replies: 59
Views: 62971

Re: 2014 machine commissioning and 2015 start up

Some unfortunate news from the LHC morning meetings today and yesterday (available here https://indico.cern.ch/event/385865/). There is an "Unidentified Lying Object" (ULO) of ~4 mm height and ~14 mm width sitting somewhere in one of the beam pipes. This could be large enough a problem to require an...
by dukwon
Tue Apr 14, 2015 8:22 am
Forum: Off topic
Topic: sad news
Replies: 4
Views: 2128

Re: sad news

Moritz from LHCb died in a climbing accident last week as well.
by dukwon
Fri Apr 10, 2015 1:14 pm
Forum: The Accelerator
Topic: Page with daily LHC minutes?
Replies: 9
Views: 3010

Re: Page with daily LHC minutes?

I think this page is more useful than the HCC powering test meetings

https://indico.cern.ch/category/6386/
by dukwon
Fri Apr 10, 2015 1:08 pm
Forum: New Users Start Here
Topic: New (beautiful) user
Replies: 1
Views: 964

New (beautiful) user

Hi I'm new here

I'm a PhD student working on LHCb — the LHC's Beauty experiment

Currently based at CERN for the next year and a half