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December 8, 2017
Here's a glimpse of what we've been up to during the last experimental run – from June to November 2017 – at the Linac Coherent Light Source.
A research collaboration in the CXI control room.
December 4, 2017
Biochemical 'action shots' with SLAC’s X-ray laser could help scientists develop synthetic enzymes for medicine and answer fundamental questions...
SLAC associate staff scientist Thomas Joseph Lane at the Coherent X-Ray Imaging instrument
November 30, 2017
These stripes of electron spin and charge are exciting because of their possible link to a phenomenon that could transform society by making...
Illustration of spin and charge stripes modeled by computer

Press Releases

October 26, 2017
Remarkable cryo-EM images that reveal details down to the individual atom will yield new insights into why high-energy batteries fail.
September 14, 2017
It's the first to employ AI to help the grid manage power fluctuations, resist damage and recover faster from storms, solar eclipses, cyberattacks...
An illustration of electric grid components