Brown University researchers have assembled two massive arrays of photomultiplier tubes, powerful light sensors that will serve as the “eyes” for the LUX-ZEPLIN dark matter detector, which will start its search for dark matter particles in 2020.
Berkeley Lab is leading the construction of a mile-deep experiment that seeks to solve a science mystery The race is on to build the most sensitive U.S.-based experiment designed to directly detect dark matter particles. Department of Energy officials have … Continue reading →
Daya Bay neutrino experiment publishes a new result on its first search for a “sterile” neutrino BEIJING; BERKELEY, CA; and UPTON, NY—The Daya Bay Collaboration, an international group of scientists studying the subtle transformations of subatomic particles called neutrinos, is … Continue reading →
*Berkeley Lab researchers are leaders in an international effort to close in on neutrino mass* Some of the most intriguing questions in basic physics focus on neutrinos. How much do the different kinds weigh and which is the heaviest? The … Continue reading →