Large Hadron Collider
APS April Meeting 2010
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Late last year, the LHC became the most powerful particle accelerator in history, achieving proton-proton collisions at energies of 2.34 trillion electron volts. The first session of the meeting, A1, is devoted to the latest news from Geneva, where efforts are being made to further increase the beam energy and intensity.
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