Advanced Accelerator R&D
Our ultrafast science factsheet gives an overview of the femtosecond world.
Accelerator physicist Agostino Marinelli discusses how SLAC's X-ray laser makes femtosecond light.
As it evolves, SLAC's linear accelerator illustrates some important technologies from the history of accelerator science.
Two recently funded computing projects work toward developing cutting-edge scientific applications for future exascale supercomputers that can perform at least a billion billion computing operations per second.
Method creates new opportunities for studies of extremely fast processes in biology, chemistry and materials science.
Four Stanford students receive funding for work on novel accelerators and beams for SLAC's X-ray laser.
Manipulating electron beams of X-ray lasers with regular laser light could potentially open up new scientific avenues.
Researchers have reached another milestone in the development of a promising technology that could lead to more efficient and powerful particle accelerators.
The lab’s signature particle highway prepares to enter another era of transformative science as the home of the LCLS-II X-ray laser.
Invented at SLAC, “GREEN-RF” captures and recycles energy that would otherwise go to waste in accelerating particles for research, medicine, industry and communications.