Tag Archives: particle physics

My First Recorded Seminar at LBNL

I’ve been rather busy in the last few weeks planning my transition from a mere student to a slightly elevated status in the academic world: post-doc researcher. This involves concluding the PhD with the long and laborious writing of a … Continue reading

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Explaining the Higgs boson discovery on the Up-Goer Five Text Editor

The Up-Goer Five Text Editor will check every word you type and make sure it is part of the 10,000 most common words used. It’s fun and frustrating to play with. I took a crack at explaining the Higgs boson discovery … Continue reading

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Holiday break project : CDER

This post is rather technical. All you need to know is that I created a rather pretty piece of software which allows me to take a good look at the collisions we record at the ATLAS experiment. This project made … Continue reading

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Implications of the Higgs boson, part I

It feels like it’s been a while since I talked about some physics. I planned to do a quick list of the different implications of the Higgs boson, but then I got carried away by how fun the details actually … Continue reading

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