CERN Accelerating science

Designing an elevator system for FCC

Design challenges for future accelerator efficient elevator systems

Accelerator Fault
Tracking at CERN

The AFT system aims to investigate the reliability and availability of the LHC. 

European Cryogenics Days at CERN

The third European Cryogenics day was hosted by CERN on 9-10 June 2016, attended by Academia and Industry

New superconducting coil furnace

New furnace for heat treatment of superconducting coils is commissioned at CERN’s Large Magnet Facility


Highlights from
FCC Week 2016

More than 450 participants met in Rome during the 2016 Future Circular Collider (FCC) Week in April 2016

Accelerator Reliability and Availability Training

FCC launch of training programme on accelerator reliability and availability

     Collaboration to develop HTS coatings for FCC beam screens

New collaboration to develop beam screens for the FCC to reduce beam impedance

 First concept design for FCC-ee magnets

CERN's Technology Department presented a first concept for the main bending magnets for FCC-ee.