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First observation of "neutral currents" in the Gargamelle heavy liquid bubble chamber

Research highlights

CERN’s reputation at the frontier of research is built on the quality of its experiments, both past and present. Not only have these research projects contributed to the advancement of physics, winning many prestigious awards, the technologies they developed have also found useful applications in medicine and industry.

Numerous experiments have taken place at CERN since it was founded in 1954. These are just a small selection of them: