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News

2019

CDF, DZero experiments presented with prestigious European Physics Society prize (July) CDF
Dave Toback has been elected as the Chair of the Policies Committee (August) CDMS
Dave Toback has been appointed as the Chair of Simulations Working Group (May) CDMS
Dave Toback and Giorgio Chiarelli voted CDF co-spokespeople for remainder of collaboration activities (April) CDF

2018

Dave Toback has been appointed as interim Chair of the Policies Committee CDMS
Group member Elham Azadbakht receives the Dr. Chia-Lai Wang Memorial Scholarship (April) CDMS
Dave Toback has been appointed as interim chair of the Policies Committee (August) CDMS

2017

David Toback elected to Executive Committee of CDMS CDMS
Asymmetry Results from CDF and DZero Published (December 2017)(pdf) CDF
Fermilab CDF Collaboration Publishes 700th Paper(June 2017)(pdf) CDF
Jon Wilson has been elected to be DMC Working Group Chair(June 2017) CDMS

2016

David Toback has been re-elected as CDF co-spokesperson (April 2016) CDF
Katrina Colletti has won the student presentation award for the fall 2015 texas section of the aps meeting held at baylor university. (February 2016) CDF
Fermilab News featured Ziqing Hong, David Toback and Jon Wilson for their work on tevatron top quark asymmetry. (February 2016) CDF

2015

David Toback has been elected a Fellow of the American Physical Society. (October 2015)
The Universities Research Association Visiting Scholars Program at Fermilab has granted Jorge D. Morales the URA Fellowship 2015 to do research at Fermilab. (10/01/2015) CDMS
Katrina Colletti and David Toback have been appointed as DMC group co-chairs (09/24/2015) CDMS
Jorge D. Morales and Jon S. Wilson have been appointed as the LT Analysis Coordinators (08/19/2015) CDMS
Jorge D. Morales has been elected as our new GSPD (Graduate Student and Postdoc Organization) representative (08/7/2015) CDMS
Fermilab Today featured Sarah Henry and Jon Wilson for their work on looking for axigluons. (May 2015) CDF
Ziqing Hong has won 2015 George Bush Presidential Library Foundation Graduate Student Travel Grant and Travel award from the conference organizer to present at DPF2015. (May 2015) CDF
Randy White has been selected as a 2015-2016 Texas A&M University Undergraduate Research Ambassador (April 2015) CDF
Randy White has won the Bush Foundation Travel Grant for the College of Science to do research at Fermilab on CDF. (March 2015) CDF
Battalion News featured A&M researchers for their efforts on bringing globe's biggest physics project CMS back on line. (February 2015)(pdf) CMS
Katrina Colletti took 3rd place in the Grad Student/Post-Doc 'Ugly Events Contest', winning an elusive muon neutrino! (01/11/2015) CDMS
SuperCDMS Collaboration Meeting hosted at A&M (January 9-11, 2015) (01/11/2015) CDMS
Randy White has won the Outstanding Undergraduate Presentation Award for the Fall 2014 Texas Section of the APS Meeting held at Texas A&M University. (January 2015) CDF

2014

Battalion News featured researchers at A&M prep for Large Hadron Collider reopening.(October 2014)
Battalion News featured David Toback for his life and work of a high energy experimental physicist.(October 2014)
Battalion News featured A&M researchers for their work on Tevatron research.(October 2014)
Jorge D. Morales has won the Fellowship for Ge Workshop held in Vermillion, South Dakota, on September 14-17th. (08/17/2014) CDMS
Ziqing Hong has won the Travel Award to Present at XXXIV Physics in Collision 2014.(August 2014) CDF
Next Generation "Dark Matter" Could Change Our Views (07/21/2014) CDMS
Next-Generation Dark Matter Experiments Involving Texas A&M Get Go-Ahead from DOE, NSF (07/17/2014) CDMS
Fermilab Today featured David Toback, Ziqing Hong, and Jason Nett for their work on leptonic asymmetry in top-quark pairs.(May 2014) (pdf) CDF
TAMU News also features David Toback's election as new CDF co-spokesperson(April 2014) (pdf) CDF
Fermilab Today features David Toback for being elected as new CDF co-spokesperson (April 2014) (pdf) CDF
The Universities Research Association Visiting Scholars Program at Fermilab has granted Jon Wilson the URA Fellowship 2014. (04/22/2014) CDMS
Dave Toback's role as Top Convener is highlighted as International Team of LHC, Tevatron Scientists Announces First Joint Result on the Top Quark Mass (March 2014)(pdf) CDF
The News on College of Science TAMU feature the TAMU CDMS Group, highlighting the participation of Rusty Harris, Rupak Mahapatra, and David Toback. (02/28/2014) CDMS
Ziqing Hong has won the Young Scientist Forum Travel Award to Present at LaThuile 2014. (January 2014) CDF

2013

Dave Toback's group's work on delayed photons at CDF is featured on the front page of Fermilab Today (July 2013)(pdf) CDF
Texas A&M hosts a workshop on dark matter searches (March 2013) CDF
David Toback discusses the discovery of the Higgs Boson covered on KAGS and NBC TV at 6:00 and at 10:00 (March 2013) CDF

2012

Texas A&M Physics in the Houston Chronicle: Bhaskar Dutta and David Toback believe we will soon identify dark matter (December 2012)(pdf) CDF
Texas A&M Professors Bhaskar Dutta and David Toback are published in Statesman.com, a cosmic whodunit: the case of the Higgs boson (September 2012) CDF
Measurement of the WZ cross section and triple gauge couplings in p-antip collisions at sqrt(s) = 1.96 TeV, of which Texas A&M Collider Physics Group Post-Doc Jason Nett is the primary author, is posted in Physical Review D rapid communications (August 2012) CDF
Texas A&M's search for the Higgs boson is mentioned in the Eagle: Profs help to discover particle (July 2012)(pdf) CDF
Texas A&M's search for the Higgs boson is mentioned on KBTX's website: Higgs Boson Search Involving Texas A&M Physicists Reveals New Particle (July 2012)(pdf) CDF
Texas A&M Collider Physics Group graduate student Daniel Cruz received URA Visiting Scholar Travel award to attend New Perspectives conference at FNAL (June 2012) CDF

2011

Tevatron:1987 - 2011 (picture of members of the Texas A&M Collider PhysicsGroup present at Fermilab during the last day of operations) (September2011) CDF
Texas A&M Collider Physics Group Post-Doc Tai Sakuma and graduate student Vaikunth Thukral awarded URA Visiting Scholar Award at Fermilab for the Fall 2011 - Spring 2012 year(September 2011) CDF
Texa sA&M Collider Physics Group undergraduate student Christopher Davisreceived travel award to attend Texas Section of the APS (September2011) CDF
Texas A&M Collider Physics Group Professor David Toback featured in New Hampshire Public Radio's Word of Mouth program discussing the excess observed at the    120-160 GeV range in the CDF experiment; audio link to the right of picture (April 2011) CDF
Texas A&M Collider Physics Group Professor David Toback featured in an article of the Houston Chronicle talking about the excess observed at the 120-160 GeV range in CDF experiment (April 2011) CDF

2004-2010

Texas A&M Collider Physics Group featured in an article of the College of Science at Texas A&M University, including information on the Large Hadron Collider's new project involving heavy ion collisions (November 2010) CDF
Texas A&M Collider Physics Group featured in an article of the Division of Research and Graduate Studies at Texas A&M University (November 2010) CDF
Texas A&M Collider Physics Group Members featured in Fermilab Today (July 2009) CDF
Texas A&M Battalion Newspaper features Peter Wagner and Prof David Toback for URA Thesis Award (October 2008) CDF
Texas A&M College of Science arcticle recognizes Peter Wagner for URA Thesis Award (Octorber 2008) CDF
Texas A&M Collider Group featured in College of Science Article celebrating the Birth of the era of the LHC (September 2008) CDF
Universities Research Association (URA) at FNAL selects Texas A&M's Peter Wagner as winner for 11th annual thesis competition (June 2008) CDF
Prof David Toback and undergraduate student Paul Geffert featered in College of Science video for Texas A&M (June 2008) CDF
Texas A&M Collider Physics Team highlighted in article in The Houston Chronicle (May 2008) CDF
Exclusive Photon + MET Analysis in Fermi Today News (February 2008) CDF
Joint Texas Meeting of the APS, APPT, SPS, NSBP, and NSHP hosted at TAMU (October 2007) CDF
PPC Conference hosted at Texas A&M (May 2007) CDF
ZooFinder in FNAL News (August 2006) CDF
Delayed Photon Analysis in FNAL News (July 2006) CDF
2006 Mitchell Symposium Astronomy, Cosmology, and Fundamental Physics (April 2006) CDF
CDF has recorded 1 fb-1 on tape (September 2005) CDF
STOP Analysis in FNAL News (May 2005) CDF
GMSB Combined Analysis in FNAL News (May 2005) CDF
Search for Long-Lived Particles using Timing Published in PRD (October 2004) CDF
New Physics with Photons at CDF in FNAL News (October 2004) CDF