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May 1, 2018
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Approaching retirement, Jean Deken describes what it’s like to preserve decades of collective scientific memory at a national lab.
April 23, 2018
News Feature
The foils, each made from a single chemical element, are used to calibrate X-ray equipment at SLAC’s SSRL synchrotron, and were donated by long-time user, Farrel Lytle.
Photo - thin metal foils
April 3, 2018
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The accomplished particle physicist will prepare the lab for its role in DUNE, a next-generation experiment designed to demystify neutrinos and their fundamental role in the universe.
Hirohisa Tanaka
March 14, 2018
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An award-winning mentor and networking guru, Al Ashley has placed thousands of underrepresented minority students in science and engineering summer research programs.
Al Ashley with internship program fellows
February 22, 2018
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One of the pioneering particle physicists working at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Taylor carried out experiments that led to the 1990
February 5, 2018
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Nearly 200 guests attended a symposium on fundamental physics to celebrate the former deputy director’s numerous scientific contributions, which continue to have a tremendous impact on our understanding of the subatomic world.
Sid Drell Symposium January 2018
February 1, 2018
News Feature
Facebook ultimately prevailed in a flag football tournament organized by Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and hosted by SLAC.
athletic field at Stanford University’s Arrillaga Recreation Center at SLAC
December 20, 2017
News Feature
The staff scientist at the Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource discusses his research and teaching, which includes training an international group of students to conduct geobiology experiments at the synchrotron from an island about 350 miles away.
Aerial view of the University of Southern California’s Wrigley Marine Science Center on Catalina Island.
November 13, 2017
News Feature
The prestigious award recognizes her seminal contributions to particle physics.
Helen Quinn
November 10, 2017
News Feature
The award honors his contributions to research and education as founding president of the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST).
Jonathan and Renee Dorfan

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