Boston University

Boston University group
Members of the Boston University CMS group. Courtesy Boston University.


Boston University in Boston, Massachusetts, is involved in both the ATLAS and CMS experiments at the Large Hadron Collider.

The CMS group includes three faculty members, three PhD physicists, four engineers, and six students.

Boston University and the CMS Experiment

Construction Contributions

We contributed to the HCAL electronics of the CMS detector.

Current Projects and Future Goals

We are involved in HCAL and trigger commissioning. We are also commissioning new photo-detectors and involve in jet and W/Z physics.

Boston University was involved in constructing and commissioning the CMS detector
Boston University will continue to monitor data quality as it comes in. Courtesy Boston University.

We will be monitoring data quality as it comes in and conducting first physics analyses.