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The Laboratory for High Energy Physics (LHEP) is a division of the Physics Institute at the University of Bern in Switzerland and is part of the Albert Einstein Center for Fundamental Physics. We conduct research in the field of experimental particle physics, with the main subjects:

     High-Energy Collider Physics
     Neutrino Physics
     Fundamental Neutron and Precision Physics
     Muon Radiography
     Antimatter Physics
     Development of Novel Particle Detectors
     Medical Applications of Particle Physics


News and Events

First Neutrino Cross Sections at TeV

FASERnu team at LHEP, led by Prof. Akitaka Ariga, succeeded to measure cross sections of electron- and muon- neutrinos for the first time at TeV energies. The result was published in Physical Review Letters. Press release here


10 Years since the Discovery of the Higgs Boson

10-year anniversary of the Higgs Boson discovery. To celebrate the anniversary, on July 4th 2022, the Laboratory for High Energy Physics (LHEP) and the Albert Einstein Center (AEC) invite you to the screening of the film Particle Fever (English).



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