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From Symmetry: "20-ton magnet heads to New York"

Symmetry

January 16, 2015
Justin Eure

A superconducting magnet begins its journey from SLAC laboratory in California to Brookhaven Lab in New York.

Imagine an MRI magnet with a central chamber spanning some 9 feet—massive enough to accommodate a standing African elephant. 1,144 more words

Basic Research

From SLAC: "World’s Most Powerful Camera Receives Funding Approval"


SLAC Lab

January 9, 2015
Press Office Contact:
Andrew Gordon, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory:
agordon@slac.stanford.edu, (650) 926-2282

Scientist Contacts:
Steven Kahn, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory/LSST: 519 more words

Basic Research

From SLAC: "Is the Higgs Boson a Piece of the Matter-Antimatter Puzzle?"


SLAC Lab

December 15, 2014

A SLAC Theorist and Colleagues Lay Out a Possible Way to Tell if the Higgs is Involved

Several experiments, including the… 776 more words

Basic Research

From Symmetry: "The November Revolution"

Symmetry

November 11, 2014
Amanda Solliday

Forty years ago today, two different research groups announced the discovery of the same new particle and redefined how physicists view the universe… 1,121 more words

Basic Research

From The Conversation: "Cheaper, more compact particle accelerators are a step closer"


The Conversation

Scientists working on an experiment at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory in the US have taken a step forward in developing a technology which could significantly reduce the size of… 868 more words

Basic Research

From SLAC: "Buckyballs and Diamondoids Join Forces in Tiny Electronic Gadget"


SLAC Lab

September 9, 2014
Press Office Contact: Andrew Gordon, agordon@slac.stanford.edu, (650) 926-2282

Scientists Craft Two Exotic Forms of Carbon into a Molecule for Steering Electron Flow… 854 more words

Applied Research & Technology

From SLAC Lab: "Construction of Large Synoptic Survey Telescope to Begin"


SLAC Lab

August 4, 2014

LSST Will Capture Unprecedented View of Night Sky

On August 1, 2014, the National Science Foundation (NSF) announced an award to the… 288 more words

Basic Research