Issue No.05 - Sept.-Oct. (2012 vol.29)
David Rousseau , Orsay Université Paris-Sud
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MS.2012.123
In this column, David Rousseau describes the enormous software development effort associated with teasing out evidence for the elusive Higgs boson, a cornerstone of the Standard Model. In keeping with previous Impact columns, everything about this is huge but the application is unique.
Software development, Physcis, Nuclear physics, Software engineering, Particle collisions, software development, impact, Higgs boson, physics, CERN, nuclear research, Atlas, decay, software engineering
David Rousseau, "The Software behind the Higgs Boson Discovery", IEEE Software, vol.29, no. 5, pp. 11-15, Sept.-Oct. 2012, doi:10.1109/MS.2012.123