Simon Fraser University

SFU Physicists Share in EPS Prize for Discovery of Higgs Boson

Aug 15, 2013

The 2013 European Physical Society (EPS) prize for High-Energy and Particle Physics was awarded on July 22nd to the ATLAS and CMS collaborations at CERN. The award is for the discovery of the Higgs boson, announced last July 4th.

SFU physicists, led by faculty members Dugan O'Neil, Bernd Stelzer, and Michel Vetterli, have made major contributions to ATLAS for well over a decade.