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Newswire Archive--2007

21 December 2007 - Brookhaven: Seven Brookhaven Lab Scientists Named American Physical Society Fellows,Brookhaven Lab Historian Also Named an APS Fellow

21 December 2007 - STFC: Information Note Clarification on STFC Delivery Plan

18 December 2007 - STFC: ISIS Second Target station - protons on target!

18 December 2007 - CERN: CMS tracking detector successfully installed

14 December 2007 - CERN: CERN Director General reports on LHC progress

14 December 2007 - DESY: Rolf-Dieter Heuer to be New CERN Director General

14 December 2007 - CERN: Council appoints CERN’s next Director General

11 December 2007 - STFC: STFC Delivery Plan

6 December 2007 - SLAC: Persis S. Drell Named Fourth Director of the U.S. Department of Energy's

20 November 2007 - SLAC: Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology Announces New Deputy Director

12 November 2007 - iSGTW: International Science Grid This Week celebrates one year

13 November 2007 - KEK: Belle Discovers a New Type of Meson

12 November 2007 - CERN: LHCb installs its precision silicon detector, the VELO

8 November 2007 - Pierre Auger Observatory: Auger Observatory closes in on long-standing mystery, links highest-energy cosmic rays with violent black holes

7 November 2007 - CERN: LHC completes the circle

BNL: Brookhaven Lab Physicist Receives Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers

30 October 2007 - NSF: Town Meeting: Deep underground Science and Engineering Laboratory - DUSEL

29 October 2007 - Berkeley Lab: Prof. Kathy Yelick Named New Director for DOE's National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center

24 October 2007 - NSCL: Three first-ever atomic nuclei created at NSCL; new super-heavy aluminum isotopes may exist

22 October 2007 - Neutrinos sent from CERN in Geneva “photographed” at the Gran Sasso Laboratory after a travel of 730 km under the Earth crust

19 October 2007 - Canadian Supercomputer to Help Probe Fundamental Structure of Matter

18 October 2007 - Global Design Effort: International Linear Collider launches new “Gateway to the Quantum Universe” report and website

12 October 2007 - STFC: From Aliens to Accelerators - at home project comes to the UK

12 October 2007 - STFC: New Resource - Particle Detectives on the Trail of a Time Machine

1 October 2007 - ILCSC: Sakue Yamada to lead International Linear Collider detector design

20 September 2007 - ASPERA: European astroparticle physicists define their strategy in Amsterdam

25 September 2007 - SLAC: Wolfgang K.H. Panofsky dies at 88

12 September 2007 - DOE: DOE’s Office of Science Launches Website for U.S. Role at Large Hadron Collider

10 September 2007 - SLAC: Drell appointed acting director at SLAC as Dorfan accepts new university position

10 September 2007 - IN2P3/CNRS: Open Access to High Energies

5 September 2007 - National Academy of Sciences: National Academy of Sciences: 'Beyond Einstein' Research Should Begin With Mission To Study Dark Energy

5 September 2007 - Berkeley Lab: NRC Says Dark Energy Mission is Top Priority

6 August 2007 - STFC: Grid helps find one picture in a million

3 August 2007 - Brookhaven Physics Leaders Satoshi Ozaki and Michael Harrison Receive IEEE's Particle Accelerator Science & Technology Award

17 July 2007 - Berkeley Lab: Dark Energy Discoverers Win Gruber Cosmology Prize

16 July 2007 - UC Davis: Keck Foundation Donates 1.5 Million Dollars to the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope

13 July 2007 - KEK: Nuclear force computed on KEK's supercomputer

11 July 2007 - Berkeley Lab: Homestake Strikes Gold Again: NSF Selects Former South Dakota Gold Mine as Deep Underground Science Site

9 July 2007 - STFC: 10,000 ton ALICE gets her UK-built ‘Brain’

6 July 2007 - KEK: Kobayashi and Maskawa win the EPS High Energy and Particle Physics Prize

5 July 2007 - SLAC Announces New Director and Deputy Director of Particle and Particle

5 July 2007 - STFC: Time-travellers and the Big Bang

3 July 2007 - Pierre Auger Observatory shares cosmic-ray data with public, students

3 July 2007 - KEK: Crab cavities are operated successfully for the first time.

29 June 2007 - DESY : Germany's Largest Research Instrument Finishes Experiments

27 June 2007 - ASPERA: European astroparticle physicists publish a roadmap to the stars

25 June 2007 - Fermilab: Back-to-Back b Baryons in Batavia

22 June 2007 - CERN announces new start-up schedule for world’s most powerful particle accelerator

13 June 2007 - Fermilab: Fermilab physicists discover "triple-scoop" baryon

11 June 2007 - STFC: Science and Technology Facilities Council announces Science Board members

29 May 2007 - Gran Sasso: The Borexino experiment at Gran Sasso begins the data taking

15 May 2007 - Johns Hopkins University - Johns Hopkins Team Finds Ring of Dark Matter

15 May 2007 - DESY Boost for Particle Physics in Germany - Helmholtz Alliance "Physics at the Terascale" approved today

260April 2007 - STFC: Neutrino scientists win prestigious Benjamin Franklin Medal

26 April 2007 - CERN: Closing the Gap:Descent of the last LHC magnet

24 April 2007 - KEK: Spontaneous symmetry breaking in QCD reproduced on supercomputer

18 April 2007 - CERN is guest of honour at International Inventions Exhibition

11 April 2007 - Fermilab: MiniBooNE opens the box

11 April 2007 - STFC: Where has all the antimatter gone? VELO seeks the answer

10 April 2007 - CERN: For the first time the LHC reaches temperatures colder than outer space

9 April 2007 - Johns Hopkins: Fellowships Aim To Stimulate Young Theoretical Physicists

2 April 2007 - PPARC: A New Dawn in Scientific Research

28 March 2007 - PPARC announces £30m for physics Grid

15 March 2007 - PPARC: Robotic Telescope Unravels Mystery of Cosmic Blasts

13 March 2007 - SLAC: New Form of Matter-antimatter Transformation Observed for the First Time

12 March 2007 - SLAC: Jonathan Dorfan to step down as SLAC director

9 March 2007 - PPARC: H.E.S.S. wins Descartes prize

5 March 2007 - KEK: Belle Confirms Quantum Entanglement at 10 Billion Electron Volts

28 February 2007 - CERN: Giant magnet goes underground at CERN

14 February 2007 - SLAC: New Accelerator Technique Doubles Particle Energy in Just One Meter

14 February 2007 - SLAC: Scientists Elucidate the Origin of the Darkest Galaxies in the Universe

8 February 2007 - ICFA Releases GDE Reference Design Report for the International Linear Collider

6 February 2007 - ICFA: Phone-In Information Available for Reporters for International Linear Collider Press Conference

31 January 2007 - International Committee for Future Accelerators to Deliver Update on Progress of the International Linear Collider, Thursday, February 8

31 January 2007 - KEK: Protons are successfully accelerated at the J-PARC Linac

16 January 2007 - PPARC: Swift team awarded top high energy astronomy prize

8 January 2007 - Fermilab: CDF precision measurement of W-boson mass suggests a lighter Higgs particle

5 January 2007 - LSST: Google Joins Large Synoptic Survey Telescope Project