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Science Highlights

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Fig 1: Seven 72 MHz SC cavities after final clean room assembly.
Commissioning of the ARRA-funded AIP project for ATLAS entitled “Replacement of First Booster Cryostat Module & Liquid Helium Upgrade”

The Physics Division at Argonne National Laboratory has successfully initiated the commissioning with beam of a new cryomodule for the Argonne Tandem Linac Accelerator System (ATLAS) funded under t

October 6, 2013
New Measurement of the Size of the Proton

A recent measurement at JLab of the elastic scattering of electrons on the proton provides a new, high-precision value for the charge radius of the proton.

November 1, 2011
Superconducting cavity for ATLAS upgrade achieves world-record accelerating field

The prototype superconducting (SC) cavity for the ARRA-funded efficiency and intensity upgrade of the ATLAS facility has undergone first testing.

May 1, 2011
Coulomb dissociation: A new tool for nuclear astrophysics

The stars shine because of nuclear reactions and nucleosynthesis processes.

June 1, 2010