Particle Physics additional DI funds

Lead Research Organisation: Queen Mary, University of London
Department Name: Physics


Additional DI funds

Planned Impact

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Description We have discovered the Higgs Boson the fundamental scalar boson that is predicted to give mass to all other particles.
Exploitation Route Further research is required to establish if this is the Higgs Boson or if it is one of many (possibly Supersymmetric) Higgs Bosons.
Sectors Education

Description The discovery of the Higgs Boson captured the imagination of millions of people. It will lead to an increased interest in science among the general public and lead to more students studying science at University.
First Year Of Impact 2012
Sector Education
Impact Types Societal