ATLAS Collaboration publishes Letter of Intent

1 October 1992

The A Toroidal LHC ApparatuS (ATLAS) collaboration proposed to build a general-purpose detector at the LHC, an idea born in the 1980s. The letter of intent was submitted to the LHC Experiments Committee, which marked the first official use of the name ATLAS.

Timeline: 
The ATLAS experiment

You are here