Exploring the proton
It took 23 years to conduct the experiments, but physicists have finally provided detailed results about the proton.
The Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY) organization conducted the experiments within its particle accelerator from 1992 to 2007. The experiments took place in DESY’s Hadron Electron Ring Accelerator (HERA), an electron-proton collider.
Then, ove... » read more