Intersecting Storage Rings (ISR), CERN

Intersecting Storage Rings (ISR), CERN

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Caption: A crossing between the two beam pipes of the Intersecting Storage Rings (ISR) at CERN, the European particle physics laboratory outside Geneva. The ISR, which was the world's first proton-proton collider & which operated from 1971 to 1984, consisted of two interlaced beam pipes which crossed at 8 places. It accelerated the two beams of protons to an energy of 31. 5 GeV, giving a total collision energy of 63 GeV.

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Keywords: accelerator, cern, european centre for, geneva, intersecting storage rings, isr accelerator, nuclear research, particle physics laboratory, proton-proton collider, switzerland

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