CMS Institutes

Dive into the archives of some of CMS’s many institutes, learn about their history in the collaboration and see a few of the faces who have contributed to CMS over the years.

A list of the institutes sorted by country is also available.


In October 1992, a ‘Letter of Intent’ was submitted to the LHC Experiments Committee (LHCC), offically marking the formation of the CMS Collaboration. This website commemorates the 25th anniversary of CMS, celebrated in 2017.