Nuclear science and engineering

Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer

Located on the International Space Station and controlled from CERN in Switzerland, the AMS is used in an MIT-led experiment to study antimatter, dark matter, and cosmic rays.

Particle Physics Collaboration

In pursuit of the completion of the Standard Model of particle physics, this group analyzes data from high-energy proton-proton collisions at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN.