School of Physics and Astronomy

Particle Physics Research Centre

  • Hyper-Kamiokande (proto)-collaboration after the announcement from Prof. Kajita.

    Hyper-Kamiokande Experiment to Begin Construction in April 2020

    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 (

  • Searches For Very Rare Decays Of The Higgs Boson By The Atlas Experiment

    The Particle Physics Research Centre at QMUL have been searching for the very rare decay of the Higgs boson into two muons harvesting the data collected by the ATLAS experiment at CERN.

  • The Hyper-Kamiokande Project Is In The Mext Large Projects Roadmap

    Hyper-Kamiokande (Hyper-K), a third-generation Water Cherenkov detector and the latest in an illustrious series of world-leading experiments located in Japan, is being developed by an international collaboration.

  • T2K Presents Hint of CP Violation By Neutrinos

    The international T2K Collaboration, where Queen Mary group plays significant roles, strengthened its previous hint that the symmetry between matter and antimatter may be violated for neutrino oscillation.  

  • PSISTAR Students in visit at CERN

    On Monday February 20, a delegation of PsiStar students have visited CERN and its facilities. They visited the first synchrocyclotron built at CERN in 1954 and then they went underground to visit the cathedral-size CMS and ATLAS experiments, taking data at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC).