July 6, 2010
APS and CERN Make LHC Articles Open Access
The American Physical Society is the world's largest professional body of physicists, representing over 47,000 physicists in academia and industry in the US and internationally. It has offices in College Park, MD; Ridge, NY; and Washington, DC.
CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, is the world's leading laboratory for particle physics. It has its headquarters in Geneva.
The American Physical Society (www.aps.org) is a non-profit membership organization working to advance and diffuse the knowledge of physics through its outstanding research journals, scientific meetings, and education, outreach, advocacy and international activities. APS represents over 51,000 members, including physicists in academia, national laboratories and industry in the United States and throughout the world. Society offices are located in College Park, MD (Headquarters), Ridge, NY, and Washington, DC.