Born: 1945, Aberdare
Educated: Aberdare Grammar; University of Wales, Swansea
Job: Director, CERN, Geneva; Large Hadron Collider Project Leader
Lyn Evans led the project to build CERN’s Large Hadron Collider (LHC) from its inception in 1994 until start-up on 10 September 2008. The LHC, which is the world’s highest energy particle accelerator, is the Organization’s latest flagship research facility. It is poised to provide new insights into the mysteries of our universe. Nations from around the globe have contributed to the construction of the accelerator and its experiments.
Scenarios and Technological Challenges for a LHC Luminosity Upgrade: Introduction to the LHC Upgrade Program and Summary of Physics Motivations
as author at CERN Academic Training Lectures 2009,
together with: Michelangelo Mangano,