Jan 2019 Results of the long crystals performances being built for the LHC applications were presented at the CERN Physics Beyond Colliders workshop

Nov 2018 Crystals build by the CRYSBEAM’s team were used as collimators during LHC operation.

Oct 2018 The performance of bent crystals prepared by the CRYSBEAM’s team were presented at the workshop on crystal collimation organised by the HL-LHC project at CERN

Oct 2018 The CRYSBEAM team is testing a 15 mrad bending angle silicon crystal at H8 beam line in collaboration with the SELDOM group.

Aug-Sep 2018 The smart absorber of CRYSBEAM is being used during a two week long data-taking at the H2 beam to detect muons.

July 2018 The Smart absorber of CRYSBEAM is being tested with hadrons and muons at the H8 beam line of CERN for a week.

Feb 2018 In view of the update of the European Strategy update for Future accelerators, INFN is reviewing all the activity related to coherent interaction phenomena in crystals and their use for beam manipulation and radiation production

Nov 2017 PBC annual workshop Crystal for beam manipulation are discussed in various talks at the Physics Beyond Colliders Workshop at CERN.LHC beam extraction is one of the topics.

Oct 2017 - Smart Absorber installed on the H8 beam line at CERN

Jul 2017 - first data with a Smart Absorber prototype at CERN H4 beam line

Nov 2016 - Cherenkov screen used to see a proton beam extracted with a silicon crystal from SPS

Sep 2016 First results on CRYSBEAM long crystal presented at Channeling 2016

Apr 2016 Cherenkov detector test at INFN BTF

Mar 2016 E.Bagli and L.Bandiera win Premio SAPIO for their research with bent crystals

Mar 2016 Detectors for beam monitoring developed by F.Iacoangeli become user friendly for the vast public

                CERN - Crystals channel high-energy beams in the LHC

Oct 2015 L’INFN alla maker faire con i rivelatori fai da te

Oct 2015 Successful test of a Cherenkov screen prototype at INFN LNF BTF.

Aug 2015 First test of small bending crystals at the LHC beam.

Apr 2015 Test of TPC-GEM for track reconstruction from carbon target at Frascati BTF.

Apr 2015 Apr-May 2015 Tests of first long CRYSBEAM silicon crystal with 400 GeV at H8 CERN.

Apr 2015 First tests of micro-machined Cherenkov screen prototype at Frascati Beam test facility.

Feb 2015 Test of Cherenkov fused silica radiator with Ar ion at H8 CERN.

Fall 2014 - CRYSBEAM general meeting a INFN Ferrara, 30 Gennaio.

Fall 2014 - CRYSBEAM team is taking part to crystal testing campaign at H8 CERN.

Nov 17 AFTER@LHC workshop at CERN on physics with extracted beam.

CRYSBEAM general meeting dal 12 al 13 Giugno, Roma.