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  1. What can we see?

    ... "We can see pretty much as far as you like," says Ben Allanach , professor of theoretical physics at the University of Cambridge. ... two stars that are separated by a really tiny angle," says Allanach. "You wouldn't be able to resolve them, they would just look like one ...

    Rachel - 20 Apr 2020 - 10:42 - 0 comments

  2. Plus Advent Calendar Door #23: Excitement from the LHC with Ben Allanach

    ... first live-streaming experiment in 2015 we spoke to Ben Allanach , a theoretical physicist at the University of Cambridge, shortly ...

    Rachel - 21 Dec 2017 - 18:05 - 0 comments

  3. What can science see?

    ... built what's essentially an enormous microscope," says Ben Allanach , professor of theoretical physics at the University of Cambridge. ... to work out what was happening." (You can find out more in Allanach's article Particle hunting at the LHC .) ...

    Marianne - 6 Aug 2018 - 17:13 - 0 comments

  4. What can we agree to look for?

    ... supersymmetry, which I've worked on a lot," says Ben Allanach , professor of theoretical physics at the University of Cambridge. ... that this has to be right." A lot of people agree with Allanach and many were expecting to see evidence for supersymmetry from the ...

    Marianne - 31 Jul 2018 - 16:54 - 0 comments

  5. Countdown to the Higgs?

    ... are they right to be disheartened? We asked Professor Ben Allanach , a particle physicist at the University of Cambridge, to explain ... deposit is shown in blue. (Image CERN ) As Allanach explained in his article, Particle hunting at the LHC , the Higgs ...

    Rachel - 26 Jul 2018 - 22:52 - 0 comments

  6. Heisenberg's uncertainty principle

    ... should think [in terms of] the electron itself," says Ben Allanach , professor of theoretical physics at the University of Cambridge. ... "What you think of as an electron is fuzzy in space," says Allanach. "When you measure an electron you measure it to be in a precise ...

    Rachel - 23 Oct 2018 - 16:12 - 0 comments

  7. Hooray for Higgs!

    ... "It's a great day for particle physics," says Ben Allanach , a theoretical physicist at the University of Cambridge. "It's very ... I think we're on the verge of the Higgs discovery." Allanach talks after a webcast from CERN , which held physicists at the ...

    Marianne - 26 Jul 2018 - 22:52 - 2 comments

  8. The Higgs boson: a massive discovery

    ... found something that hasn't been found before," says Ben Allanach , a theoretical particle physicist and one of the many people who has ... will need new physics to account for it. According to Allanach, however, we can be sure we've found a Higgs boson-like particle. And ...

    Marianne - 26 Jul 2018 - 22:52 - 0 comments

  9. Who's watching: The limits of observation

    ... be political and economical limits to what can be done. Ben Allanach explains in this article and video. Heisenberg's ...

    Marianne - 3 Dec 2019 - 10:40 - 0 comments

  10. Has the LHC found a new Higgs?

    ... may have found another type of Higgs boson! We talk to Ben Allanach , a theoretical physicist at the University of Cambridge, about what ...

    Marianne - 5 Oct 2016 - 13:47 - 0 comments