University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, Calif.
Blue and gold
COLLABORATING AT FERMILAB SINCE:
WORLDWIDE PARTICLE PHYSICS COLLABORATIONS:
CMS, LUX (Sanford Underground Research Facility), KATRIN (Karlsruhe Institute for Technology)
NUMBER OF SCIENTISTS AND STUDENTS INVOLVED:
Nine faculty, 12 postdocs, about 15 graduate students
PARTICLE PHYSICS RESEARCH FOCUS:
SUSY and Higgs physics, dark matter searches, neutrino mass, string theory
||U.S. scientists worked on the CMS tracker as it was being built. Four of the 10 people shown are from UCSB.
||This shows a part of the clean room crew working around the CMS module assembly robot at UCSB during the major production effort period in 2006.
||CMS spokesperson Joe Incandela is a physicist at UCSB.