LUX-ZEPLIN (LZ)

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July 21, 2016
News Feature
In its final run, the LUX experiment increased its sensitivity four-fold, but dark matter remains elusive.
June 1, 2016
News Feature
A small-scale version of the future detector allows researchers and engineers to test, develop and troubleshoot various aspects of its technology.
February 8, 2016
News Feature
Dark matter hunters around the world pursue three approaches to look for fingerprints of ghostly WIMPs: on the Earth’s surface, underground and in space.
December 14, 2015
News Feature
Dark matter hunters of the LUX collaboration have ruled out a larger-than-ever range of properties that hypothetical dark matter particles might have had.
October 13, 2015
News Feature
It’s in the air we breathe, but it’s not so easy to get ahold of 10 metric tons of xenon in its liquid form for the LUX-ZEPLIN dark matter experiment.
July 15, 2015
News Feature
What are WIMPs, and what makes them such popular dark matter candidates? 
May 26, 2015
News Feature
The underground home of the LUX dark matter experiment has a rich scientific history.
May 20, 2015
News Feature
Researchers at SLAC are setting up a test stand and liquid xenon purification system for the future LZ experiment, which is scheduled to begin its search for dark matter particles in 2019.
May 12, 2015
News Feature
SLAC scientists and engineers celebrated the completion of a new clean room, where the lab will assemble the camera of the future Large Synoptic Survey Telescope.
January 21, 2015
News Feature
SLAC’s team of dark matter hunters recently gained a new member.

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