News Archive: 2015
October 5-6, 2015
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory Menlo Park, CA
Dr. Will Schumaker and Dr. Bhuvanesh Ramakrishna were awarded a USD$2,000.00 travel grant through the American Physical Society's International Research Travel Award Program (IRTAP).
This program, established in 2004, seeks to promote international scientific collaborations between APS members and physicists in developing countries.
From SLAC Office of Communications
Shock Wave Experiment at SLAC’s X-ray Laser Tracks Formation of a Mysterious Type of Matter
In an experiment at the Department of Energy's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, scientists precisely measured the temperature and structure of aluminum as it transitions into a superhot, highly compressed concoction known as “warm dense matter.”