Higgs Hunters: Uncover the building blocks of the Universe

Date: 
27 Oct 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Venue: 
Martin Wood Complex, Department of Physics, University of Oxford, Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PU
Room: 
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre
Audience: 
General public (Age 14+)

As the Large Hadron Collider pushes to ever-higher energies, join Prof Alan Barr to find out about the mysteries of particle physics and how the citizen scientists of Higgs Hunters are helping researchers in their search for unknown exotic particles.

Booking required

Please complete the online booking form: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/HiggsHunters15.

For more information contact public.events@physics.ox.ac.uk

Professor Alan Barr

Professor Barr has been involved in the ATLAS experiment at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) since 1999 its R&D phase. His research covers the development, assembly and operation of the precision semiconductor strip detectors and searching for signatures of new particles. More information about Professor Alan Barr can be found here: http://www.merton.ox.ac.uk/people/professor-alan-barr