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Strategic Plan for a Scientific Software Innovation Institute (S2I2) for High Energy Physics

@article{Elmer2017StrategicPF,
  title={Strategic Plan for a Scientific Software Innovation Institute (S2I2) for High Energy Physics},
  author={Peter Elmer and Mark S. Neubauer and Michael D. Sokoloff},
  journal={arXiv: Computational Physics},
  year={2017}
}
The quest to understand the fundamental building blocks of nature and their interactions is one of the oldest and most ambitious of human scientific endeavors. Facilities such as CERN's Large Hadron Collider (LHC) represent a huge step forward in this quest. The discovery of the Higgs boson, the observation of exceedingly rare decays of B mesons, and stringent constraints on many viable theories of physics beyond the Standard Model (SM) demonstrate the great scientific value of the LHC physics… 
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