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No human cell can function without these tiny machines, which cause disease when they go haywire and offer potential targets for therapeutic drugs.
Illustration of molecular Ferris wheel moving protons
Cryan is an investigator with the Stanford PULSE Institute at SLAC, while Marsden is an associate professor of pediatrics and of bioengineering at Stanford.
Portrait of James Cryan and Alison Marsden
Daniel Ratner, head of SLAC’s machine learning initiative, explains the lab’s unique opportunities to advance scientific discovery through machine learning.
Daniel Ratner
They found that gently heating N95 masks in high relative humidity could inactivate SARS-CoV-2 virus trapped within the masks, without degrading the masks’ performance.
Medical workers donning personal protective equipment
It uses terahertz radiation to power a miniscule copper accelerator structure.
Terahertz acclerator structure
Using SLAC’s synchrotron, Summers improves fundamental knowledge of the role of copper in the brain...
Kelly Summer portrait
This leap in capability will allow scientists to investigate quantum and chemical systems more direc...
SXU
Researchers demonstrate a new ability to drive and track electronic motion, which is crucial to unde...
attoseconds
For decades Z-X Shen has ridden a wave of curiosity about the strange behavior of electrons that can...
Portrait of Stanford and SLAC Professor Z-X Shen