Department of Physics

Higgs boson

Professor Simon Hands (Swansea University; previously of CERN) interviewed Professor Peter Higgs on the morning of his keynote lecture which can be viewed here: http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/livestreaming/higgs-boson/

Peter Higgs' appearance at Swansea came in the wake of exciting announcements from the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) about the discovery of the Higgs boson.

Dr Chris North Lecture a great success!

Dr Chris North single columA big thank you to Dr Chris North who presented a fascinating talk on the Herschel Space Observatory. Read more 

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