Fri, 22 Aug 2014

On the hunt for dark matter," says Dr White. "Following the discovery of the Higgs Boson two years ago, dark matter remains the biggest problem in fundamental physics.

Fri, 18 Jul 2014

Shire invites Prime Minister, Tony Abbott to visit invite Mr Abbott to Stawell to learn more about the proposed Dark Matter Particle Physics Laboratory. Council would look to outline to the...

Sat, 14 Jun 2014

Higgs boson scientists are knighted

Higgs boson scientists are knighted A scientist who predicted the Higgs boson - and another who helped to find it - have been knighted in the...
Fri, 13 Jun 2014

Catching Particle Fever: the Sydney scientists who helped track down the Higgs boson

...Particle Fever: the Sydney scientists who helped track down the Higgs boson As Particle Fever premieres at the Sydney Film Festival this weekend,

Wed, 21 May 2014

Could an Australian gold mine help unlock the secrets of the universe? Scientists to build underground laboratory in Victorian mine shaft to search for dark matter

...underground mine is believed to house the perfect conditions for the identification of dark matter - which, if found, would be a world-first...

Wed, 7 May 2014
2.15 PM

Dr Claudia Hagedorn (Technical University of Munich)

The Standard Model of particle physics has been very successful in describing gauge interactions, however it cannot answer the fundamental questions of the flavor sector...

Wed, 7 May 2014
1.00 PM

Dr Michael Schmidt (The University of Melbourne)

Since the first experimental evidence of atmospheric neutrino oscillations by Super-Kamiokande in 1998 which implied a non-vanishing neutrino mass there has been a lot of progress in the field of neutrino physics.

Fri, 2 May 2014

From Black Holes to Dark Matter, an Astrophysicist Explains

...been lots of really interesting hints lately of possible signals of dark matter s particle physics effects in astrophysical observations, but it...

Fri, 31 Jan 2014

ARC Centre of Excellence for Particle Physics at the Terascale (CoEPP) to share in $23 million eResearch funding through NeCTAR (National eResearch Tools and Resources).

Tue, 28 Jan 2014
Professor Bruce McKellar

CoEPP congratulates Professor McKellar for receiving Australia's highest honour—the Companion of the Order of Australia (AC)—in this year's Australia Day Honours.