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Oct 15 – 20, 2017
Harrison Hot Springs
Canada/Pacific timezone

Status of the apparatus for the next phase of the neutron EDM search at PSI – n2EDM

Oct 16, 2017, 9:45 AM
Harrison Hot Springs

Harrison Hot Springs

100 Esplanade Avenue, Harrison Hot Springs, BC Canada V0M 1K0
Oral Other EDM searches (only overview talks) MoMo1


Dr Bernhard Lauss (Paul Scherrer Institute)


" on behalf of the nEDM collaboration at PSI The next big step in sensitivity improvement of the search for a possible electric dipole moment of the neutron at the Paul Scherrer Institute, Switzerland requires a new apparatus with several improvements with respect to the present setup. In a first step of the new apparatus – dubbed n2EDM -- a sensitivity improvement of a factor of 10 is envisaged. The new apparatus design, its status and preparation will be presented.

Funding Agency

We acknowledge support by Swiss National Science Foundation, French Agence Nationale de la Recherche, Fund for Scientific Research, Flanders - Belgium , National Science Centre, Poland.


Primary author

Dr Bernhard Lauss (Paul Scherrer Institute)

Presentation materials