Higgs Boson Machine-Learning Challenge

Captured From:  http://home.web.cern.ch Posted by Cian O’Luanaigh on 19 May 2014. Last updated 19 May 2014, 16.05. Last week, CERN was among several organizations to announce the Higgs boson machine-learning challenge – your chance to develop machine-learning techniques to improve analysis of Higgs data. The discovery of the Higgs boson was confirmed by the CMS and ATLAS experiments on 4 July 2012. The following year saw a number of prestigious awards for the discovery, including a Nobel prize for Peter Higgs and François Englert. But for physicists, the discovery of a new particle is just the beginning of a long … More