Scientific Committees

Scientific Policy Advice to CERN Council

SPC - Scientific Policy Committee
A subsidiary body to the CERN Council


Approval of Experiments at CERN

Research Board
- General Conditions applicable to all Experiments at CERN (updated Feb. 2008)


Experimental Committees

All submit recommendations to the Research Board for approval

INTC - ISOLDE and Neutron Time-Of-Flight experiments Committee (formerly ISC)
LHCC - The Large Hadron Collider experiments Committee
SPSC - The SPS and PS experiments Committee
REC - CERN Recognized Experiments Committee


Resources and Finance Review

LHC RRB - LHC and WLCG Resources Review Boards
CAST FRC - CAST Finance Review Committee
CLOUD FRC - CLOUD Finance Review Committee
COMPASS FRC - COMPASS Finance Review Committee
NA62 - NA62 Finance Review Committee


International Scientific Committees

    ECFA - European Committee for Future Accelerators
    ICFA - International Committee for Future Accelerators


Former CERN Scientific Committees

    DRDC - The former Detector Research and Development Committee
    FOCUS - Forum on Computing: Users and Services
    LCB - The LHC Computing Board
    LEAF - LHC Experimental Areas Forum
    LEB - The LHC Electronics Board
    LECC - LHC Electronics Coordinating Committee
    LEMIC - The LHC Experimental Requirements Committee
    LEPC - The LEP experiments Committee