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December 6, 2016
Can the same type of technology Facebook uses to recognize faces also recognize particles?
December 5, 2016
A technique for probing the surface of particles revealed how toxins move from the soil to groundwater.
November 29, 2016
After 30 years in industry, he is leading a new focus at the lab’s SSRL X-ray light source and looking for ways to build on research strengths at...
Simon Bare at SLAC’s Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource

Press Releases

November 21, 2016
New X-ray methods have captured the highest resolution room-temperature images of photosystem II.
November 14, 2016
Scientists used SLAC's LCLS X-ray laser to make the first snapshots of a chemical interaction between two biomolecules. It changes the shape of...
Illustration depicting a chemical interaction as synchronized swimmers
September 28, 2016
SLAC’s X-ray laser provides clues to engineering a new protein to kill mosquitos that carry dengue and Zika.