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Hyper-Kamiokande Experiment to Begin Construction in April 2020
20 September 2018

On Sept 12th, Prof T. Kajita, 2015 Nobel Prize Laureate and Director of the Institute for Cosmic Ray Research (ICRR), University of Tokyo, on behalf of the University of Tokyo, host lab of the Hyper-Kamiokande experiment together with KEK, announced that the construction of the Hyper-Kamiokande experiment will start in 2020 (

QMUL physicists help discover sought-after decay of Higgs boson
13 September 2018

The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) has at last observed the Higgs boson decaying into a pair of b quarks; physicists in the School of Physics and Astronomy’s Particle Physics Research Group played a key role in the team working at CERN on the ATLAS experiment that made the discovery.

Next School of Physics and Astronomy public talk: Beyond Einstein with neutrinos
4 September 2018

At 7:00pm on Thursday 27 September, Dr Teppei Katori will deliver the next in our series of public talks.

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