News items and outreach links on the first proton-nucleus run of the LHC

The Twitter hashtag #pArunatLHC

LHC collides protons with lead ions for the first time - CERN

Smallest lab-made drop of liquid might cause strange particle behavior - symmetry magazine

A bullet through an apple - symmetry magazine

First proton-lead collision test at the LHC successful - symmetry magazine

LHC trials proton–lead collisions -

Proton–ion collisions- the final challenge - CERN Courier

Successful test of proton–ion collisions in LHCb - CERN Courier


Lead-proton collisions yield surprising results - MIT News Office

Accelerator soup- Scientists to mix elements in LHC to study recipe for heavy-ion collisions - symmetry magazine (about the first tests in 2011)

Historic Halloween for the LHC - I'm not a lion

Hybrid beams in the LHC - CERN Document Server

Video recording of Hangout with CERN- Mouse smashes mammoth (S02E01) - YouTube

First results from proton–lead colliding beams - CERN Courier

Colliding different particle species- the LHC's proton-lead run - CMS Experiment

Protons smash lead ions in first LHC collisions of 2013 - CERN

The proton-lead run- A new adventure for the ALICE experiment - ALICE Matters

Detlef Küchler- the lead source expert - ALICE Matters

Reine and Michaela- Upgrading the LHC for asymmetric collisions - ALICE Matters

John Jowett- Asymmetric collisions at LHC - ALICE Matters

Django Manglunki- Heavy ions from the source to the LHC - ALICE Matters

Videos: Jowett and Fernandez- Making proton-lead ion collisions at the LHC - ALICE Matters

Videos: Wiedemann and Antinori- Proton-lead collisions physics perspectives - ALICE Matters

2011 LHC lead ion run - view of the CERN control room - CERN Document Server

Accelerator Soup- recipe for heavy-ion collisions in proton-lead test - ALICE Matters

Unexpected 'ridge' seen in CMS collision data again -

Photo albums of ALICE Control Room during proton-lead collisions 

ALICE control room on Facebook