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Catching High Energy Aliens With Cherenkov Light

Among the many ways to detect particles, one of the most fun principles to explain is Cherenkov light. The idea is easy to picture. When a particle moves through water faster than light, it creates a flash analogous to the sonic boom heard when a fast jet breaks the sound barrier. 805 more words


Global Residential Smoke Detectors Market Professional Survey Capacity, Production, Delivery and Share by 2017-2025

In this report, the Global Residential Smoke Detectors Market is valued at USD XX million in 2017 and is expected to reach USD XX million by the end of 2025, growing at a CAGR of XX% between 2017 and 2025. 862 more words

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Commuters try out X-ray machines, metal detectors in Newton MRT station security exercise

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: X-ray machines for bags and walk-through metal detectors are more commonly seen at airports, but these security machines will also be used at MRT stations in the event of a real threat to Singapore’s transport network or during periods of heightened security. 377 more words

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Particle Tracking: Joining the Dots in the ATLAS Experiment

The art of tracking particles is literally at the heart of the big LHC detectors. It is an enormously complicated 3-dimensional join-the-dots exercise. Where two beams collide, hundreds of particles fly out through layers of silicon detectors. 1,061 more words


The L1 muon trigger algorithms

by Ioanna Papavergou

The last CMS week of the year was held two weeks ago, summarizing all the upgrades and changes that happened in 2017, but also the plans of the groups for 2018. 840 more words


Let’s Install Some Interconnected Smoke Detectors | How To

Click Here for more fire safety tips. We reside in a 150 years of age farm home that had no smoke detectors set up in it. 36 more words