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China’s First Spallation Neutron Source Completed
Mar 28, 2018

Commissioning has been completed at the China Spallation Neutron Source (CSNS), the country’s first pulsed spallation neutron source and the fourth in the world. The facility will provide scientists with a world-leading...

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IHEP Joins LHC Open Network Environment
Mar 23, 2018

The Institute of High Energy Physics (IHEP) has recently become an official member of the Large Hadron Collider Open Network Environment (LHCONE), together with the China Science and Technology Network (CSTNET) and the...

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New BESIII Spokesman Appointed
Mar 23, 2018

Prof. Yuan Changzheng, from the Institute of High Energy Physics (IHEP), has been elected the new spokesperson of the BESIII Collaboration. The announcement was made at the BESIII Physics and Software Workshop, which was...

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China Prepares for Flagship X-ray Space Observatory
Mar 07, 2018

The Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) declared Friday that it would start to make preparations for a new flagship X-ray space observatory for the research of black holes, neutron stars and quark stars.
The enhanced...

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First User Sample Experiment Completed at CSNS
Feb 27, 2018

The first user sample experiment was completed at the General-Purpose Powder Diffractometer (GPPD) of the China Spallation Neutron Source (CSNS) on February 14, marking the successful calibration of the...

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High Energy Particle Detector Launched on board China’s Electromagnetic Satellite
Feb 08, 2018

China’s latest science satellite, the Zhangheng-1 (ZH-1) – also known as the China Seismo-Electromagnetic Satellite (CSES) - was launched into space from Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center at 15:51 local time on February...

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Main Structure at LHAASO Water Cherenkov Detector Array Completed
Feb 07, 2018

The main structure of the No.1 Pool of the Water Cherenkov Detector Array (WCDA) of the Large High Altitude Air Shower Observatory (LHAASO) was completed on February 1st, 2018.
In the next phase, scientists and...

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New Members Approved in JUNO Collaboration
Feb 07, 2018

The Jiangmen Underground Neutrino Observatory welcomed new members at the 11th International Collaboration Meeting, held in Nanjing University from January 22nd to 26th. More than 160 participants from universities and...

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Insight-HXMT officially Begins Science Operation
Jan 29, 2018

China’s first X-ray astronomy satellite, the Hard X-ray Modulation Telescope (HXMT), also known as Insight, completed its five-month period of in-orbit calibration and test observations and was officially handed over to...

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High Energy Photon Source Approved
Jan 05, 2018

The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), China's top economic planner, approved construction of the High Energy Photon Source (HEPS) on December 15th, 2017.
Proposed in 2008, the High Energy Photon...

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