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Muon colliders to expand frontiers of particle physics

Muon colliders offer enormous potential for the exploration of the particle physics frontier but are challenging to realize. A new international collaboration is forming to make such a muon collider a reality.

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Fig. 1: Energy efficiency of present and future colliders.
Fig. 2: Schematic layout of a 10-TeV-class muon collider complex.
Fig. 3: Ionization cooling-channel scheme.


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Correspondence to K. R. Long, D. Lucchesi, M. A. Palmer, N. Pastrone, D. Schulte or V. Shiltsev.

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Long, K.R., Lucchesi, D., Palmer, M.A. et al. Muon colliders to expand frontiers of particle physics. Nat. Phys. 17, 289–292 (2021).

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