News tagged with "matter in extreme conditions (MEC)"
October 5-6, 2015
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory Menlo Park, CA
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.”