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Anything happening ?

Post by godzila » Fri Jun 17, 2011 11:27 am

Well a bit provocative I know... but with that nice luminosity is there anything on the radar ? I don't ask for specifics - I know about all the embargoes and restrictions on information - but just something in the tune "yes, we are seeing interesting or even better, unexpected events ?"

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Re: Anything happening ?

Post by Harbles » Sat Jun 18, 2011 12:07 am

No information about results can be released without the approval of the entire collaboration so any sneak peaks and hints could get someone in big trouble with their colleagues.
However there are some big physics meetings happening this summer as mentioned by Steve Myers here
and a bunch more ... ators.html

Any new finds would likely be announced at one of these conferences and I imagine the data is being analysed as we speak and papers being hastily written.

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Re: Anything happening ?

Post by photino » Sat Jun 18, 2011 7:33 pm

Here are some nice summary talks from last week ... fId=141891

There seem to be a lot of papers in the pipeline.

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Re: Anything happening ?

Post by DCWhitworth » Sat Jun 18, 2011 9:43 pm

Here's an interesting article - ... milestone/

They don't appear to be finding anything yet, but they are making progress on ruling some things out.

The LHC - One ring to rule them all !

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