Press Releases

More press releases on the German PRISMA+ website

Improved ATLAS result weighs in on W boson

Image linkAn improved ATLAS measurement of the W boson mass is in line with the Standard Model of particle physics ...

First WIMP search results from the XENONnT experiment

Image linkPhD student Daniel Wenz from Mainz University presents data at a seminar at the Laboratori Nazionali del Gran Sasso in Italy ...

First neutrinos made by particle collider detected

Image linkDiscovery promises to help physicists understand the nature of the universe's most abundant particle ...

New possibilities in the theoretical prediction of particle interactions

Image link Team of scientists at Mainz University finds a way to evaluate highly complex Feynman integrals ...

Amplified search for new forces

Image link Special setup uses polarized rubidium and xenon as transmitter and receiver system for exotic fields ...

A new model for dark matter

Image link Phase transition in the early universe changes strength of interaction between dark and normal matter ...


IceCube neutrinos give us first glimpse into the inner depths of an active galaxy

Image link Mainz-based scientists have been members of the IceCube consortium since 1999 ...

Newly discovered optical effect allows IceCube to deduce ice crystal properties

Image link Understanding the ice: Mainz team of scientists succeeds in seeing through the diffuse ice of Antarctica ...

The anomalous magnetic moment of the muon – a new conundrum comes to light

Image link New calculations based on fundamental theories deviate from the currently accepted theoretical value ...

10 years PRISMA Cluster of Excellence at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

Image link Significant scientific success and fantastic research opportunities at the Mainz Gutenberg Campus ...

Click here for the picture gallery "10 years of PRISMA" on October 10 at the Staatstheater Mainz

Quantum mechanics put to the test: one and two may not equal three

Image linkThree scientists - among them Prof. Dmitry Budker from the Mainz Cluster of Excellence PRISMA+ - propose test for hypothesis of Nobel laureate Steven Weinberg...

After three years: start of first particle collisions at unprecedented energies at LHC

Image linkThe ATLAS detector more powerful than ever – with major contributions from Mainz University ...

Photon-photon interactions in the Standard Model and beyond: New research unit at JGU granted DFG funding

Image linkA pure quantum effect as the key to a better understanding of the subatomic world / New research program in Mainz bundles a wide range of expertise ...

Worldwide coordinated search for dark matter

Image linkSensor network GNOME publishes comprehensive data in Nature Physics for the first time / Nine stations in six countries involved

Matter-antimatter symmetry and antimatter gravity studied at once

Image linkBASE collaboration sets new standards / Research group from the PRISMA + Cluster of Excellence at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz involved in publication in Nature