User Facility News

08.30.17User Facility

New X-Ray Laser Technique Reveals Magnetic Skyrmion FluctuationsExternal link

A new way of operating the powerful X-ray laser at the Department of Energy’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory has enabled researchers to detect and measure fluctuations in magnetic structures being considered for new data storage and computing technologies. Read More »

08.29.17User Facility

Texas Southern University Research Team Advances Safety, Efficiency at NSLS-IIExternal link

This summer, two student interns and their professor from Texas Southern University (TSU) are making a significant impact on the National Synchrotron Light Source II (NSLS-II), a U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science User Facility at Brookhaven National Laboratory. Read More »

08.29.17User Facility

New Results Reveal High Tunability of 2-D MaterialExternal link

Berkeley Lab-led team also provides most precise band gap measurement yet for hotly studied monolayer moly sulfide. Read More »

08.28.17User Facility

National Synchrotron Light Source II Celebrates Two Years of User OperationsExternal link

In July of 2017, the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory wished a happy second birthday to the National Synchrotron Light Source II (NSLS-II). Located at Brookhaven, NSLS-II is a DOE Office of Science User Facility that provides ultra-bright x-rays for cutting-edge science research. Read More »

08.28.17User Facility

Guang Zhang’s Great Leap Forward in Understanding Deep ConvectionExternal link

Research meteorologist Guang Zhang solves convection puzzles at a bank of computers, integrating observational data with computer simulations that have predictive value, for the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego. Read More »

08.25.17User Facility

Q&A with CFN User Vinod MenonExternal link

Using the optical spectroscopy and microscopy capabilities at Brookhaven Lab's Center for Functional Nanomaterials (CFN), City College of New York Professor Menon studies light-matter interaction at extremely small scales. Read More »

08.25.17User Facility

Big Bang – The MovieExternal link

Argonne National Laboratory has collaborated with the University of Illinois, teaming up two supercomputers to perform simulation and data analysis of extremely large-scale, computationally intensive models of the universe. Read More »

08.25.17User Facility

Balloons and Drones and Clouds; Oh, My!External link

Researchers at Sandia National Laboratories flew a tethered balloon and an unmanned aerial system, colloquially known as a drone, together for the first time to get Arctic atmospheric temperatures with better location control than ever before. Read More »

08.24.17User Facility

Out of the Classroom and Into the LaboratoryExternal link

From June 26 to June 30, students and teachers from several Long Island school districts came to the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory for an exciting week of summer science at the National Synchrotron Light Source II (NSLS-II), a DOE Office of Science User Facility. Read More »

08.24.17User Facility

Widening Horizons for High Schoolers with CodeExternal link

Last month, the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory hosted a five-day Coding Camp for more than two dozen high school juniors and seniors, teaching new programming skills and how computer science is an integral part of an Argonne researcher’s life. Read More »

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