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X-RAY RUNS: Apply for Beamtime

2017  Nov 1 - Dec 21

2018  Feb 7 - Apr 3
2018  Proposal/BTR deadline: 12/1/17

2018  Apr 11 - Jun 4
2018  Proposal/BTR deadline: 2/1/18

...electrons and positrons in the synchrotron are traveling at 99.9999995% the speed of light!


...X-rays at the synchrotron are from bending the path of a charged particle.


...the storage ring is located 12 meters (40 ft) below the ground and the circumference is 768 meters (~.5 mile).


...your television has all of the components of an electron accelerator.

_______________________________________________ 1905 an unknown patent clerk from the Swiss capital of Bern published a series of groundbreaking papers on Brownian motion (which convinced the doubter that atoms really did exist), special relativity and photoelectric effect?

 Einstein picture


Who was that unknown patent clerk?


2005 was declared "International Year of Physics".

Interested?  More information is available on the Physics World Physicsweb site.