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The High-Luminosity Large Hadron Collider

Oliver Brüning and Lucio Rossi discuss an upgrade of the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), the High-Luminosity LHC (HL-LHC), which aims to significantly increase the luminosity.

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Fig. 1: The LHC and the HL-LHC baseline plan for the next decade and beyond.