2016 News Feature Archive

June 13, 2016
News Feature
The results are an important step in designing these solid-state devices for computer memories that would operate much faster, last longer and use less energy than today’s flash memory.
June 6, 2016
News Feature
Manipulating electron beams of X-ray lasers with regular laser light could potentially open up new scientific avenues.
June 6, 2016
News Feature
A SLAC/Stanford study opens a new path to producing laser pulses that are just billionths of a billionth of a second long by inducing ‘high harmonic generation’ in a solid.
Stanford graduate student Georges Ndabashimiye in the PULSE Institute laser lab
June 2, 2016
News Feature
Quantum physics says everything is made of particles, but what does that actually mean?
June 2, 2016
News Feature
Researchers have reached another milestone in the development of a promising technology that could lead to more efficient and powerful particle accelerators.
June 1, 2016
News Feature
A small-scale version of the future detector allows researchers and engineers to test, develop and troubleshoot various aspects of its technology.
May 31, 2016
News Feature
Meet the world’s deepest underground physics facilities.
May 26, 2016
News Feature
Finding ways to handle torrents of data from LSST and LCLS-II will also advance “exascale” computing.
May 23, 2016
News Feature
Taken at SLAC, microscopic footage of exploding liquids will give researchers more control over experiments at X-ray lasers.
May 16, 2016
News Feature
KIPAC researchers mourn the loss of the Hitomi spacecraft but are thrilled about the data it was still able to capture.
May 11, 2016
News Feature
Precisely flawed nanodiamonds could produce next-generation tools for imaging and communications.
May 9, 2016
News Feature
Experiments at the Large Hadron Collider are once again recording collisions at extraordinary energies.
May 6, 2016
News Feature
Astronomers around the world are looking for visible sources of gravitational waves.
May 5, 2016
Press Release
High-speed X-ray camera reveals ultrafast atomic motions at the root of organisms’ ability to turn light into biological function.
May 4, 2016
News Feature
The lab’s signature particle highway prepares to enter another era of transformative science as the home of the LCLS-II X-ray laser.
May 3, 2016
News Feature
The upgraded experiment aims to discover if neutrinos are their own antiparticles.
April 28, 2016
News Feature
Scientists want to connect the fundamental forces of nature in one Grand Unified Theory.
April 27, 2016
News Feature
New ‘GREEN-RF’ Technology Recycles Energy that Would Otherwise Go to Waste in Accelerating Particles for Science, Medicine, Industry
Looking down the SLAC Klystron Gallery.
April 27, 2016
News Feature
Using data from the world’s most powerful X-ray laser at the Department of Energy's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, an international team of scientists has made a crucial advance in analyzing ultrafast motions of molecules.
April 26, 2016
News Feature
The Macromolecular Structure Knowledge Center can help researchers who lack equipment for testing hundreds of different crystallization conditions or expertise in working with challenging molecules.

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