CERN is not just a place to do research on sub atomic particles. They are involved in many scientific studies right from their start. It is established in the year of 1954 by group of European countries while Israel is the only non-European country in the list. They involved in many scientific studies and experiments in the research laboratory located at the border of France and Switzerland.
Below are some of the achievements/discoveries made by CERN scientist.
- World Wide Web
- Neutral currents
- W and Z bosons
- Number of light neutrino families
Couple of scientists from CERN won Nobel prize for their various achievements.
LHC, Large Hardon Collider is the biggest particle accelerator in the world. It is a 27 kilometer tunnel situated at the border of France and Switzerland. Sub atomic particles like baryons, protons and neutrons are studied in the collider. They have seven different detectors which help them in study of these particles.