Users meeting highlights LHC successes

At Argonne National Laboratory earlier this month, U.S. scientists and students from the four LHC experiments gathered at their annual users organization meeting to discuss results from the recently completed 2011 run.

“Few of us could imagine how much you would achieve and we thank you,” said the organization’s chair, Harvey Newman, in response to CERN physicist Eva Barbara Holzer’s presentation of the successful performance of the LHC.

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