Press Release 006/2019

KIT at the City Hall: Super Accelerators in Focus

The KIT Center Elementary Particle and Astroparticle Physics (KCETA) Introduces Itself and Its Research to the Interested Public
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The Large Hadron Collider, LHC for short, at CERN in Geneva is the world's largest particle accelerator. (Photo: Markus Breig, KIT)

What do cosmic particle accelerators look like and what's new from the Large Hadron Collider (LHC)? These and other questions will be answered by scientists from the KIT Center Elementary Particle and Astroparticle Physics (KCETA) on Wednesday, January 23, 2019, at 6:30 pm. At the Karlsruhe City Hall, they present exciting research on the smallest building blocks of matter. 




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