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First proton interactions

… reconstructed Vertex Locator VELO track. Other reconstructed events can be found here. … event reconstructed later (offline reconstruction). Particularly interesting is the blue track recorded in the Vertex Locator…

Nobel Prize in Physics

Laureates: Yoichiro Nambu, Makoto Kobayashi, Toshihide Maskawa.The LHCb Collaboration is deeply grateful to the laureates for having prepared a precise theoretical framework in which we will try to understand why…

First beam day

As the beam of protons made its first full circuit of the LHC, the experiment’s detectors recorded the exciting moment: the cherenkov detectors RICH1 and RICH2, the muon chambers and…