2013 News

January/February 2013 issue of Discover magazine ranked the Higgs Boson story #1 for the year, and the discovery of "El Gordo" #64

About 25 Rutgers faculty, post-docs, and grad students are collaborators on CMS, one of the two LHC experiments which discovered the Higgs-like particle. Research Associate Felipe Menanteau and Professor Jack Hughes were leaders of the Chandra X-ray Observatory team which discovered El Gordo, the most massive and hottest galaxy cluster ever seen.

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