May 18, 2022

Oxygen Formation in the Light of Gamma Beams

Precision measurements on the oxygen formation in stellar helium burning use gamma-beams and a Time Projection Chamber.

May 3, 2022

Particle Accelerators May Get a Boost from Oxygen

Adding a little oxygen to particle accelerator structures may make them more efficient and easier to build.

March 22, 2022

Searching for Mach Waves Inside a Perfect Liquid

Researchers develop a 2D tomography technique that will enable the search for Mach waves in the smallest droplets of quark-gluon plasma.

March 18, 2022

Collisions of “Isobars” Produce Surprising Result

The search for “broken symmetry” may offer new insight into nuclear structure.

February 18, 2022

Investigating an Antimatter Imbalance in the Proton

Scientists studied antimatter in the proton with higher precision than ever before, revealing insights into the particle’s puzzling dynamics.

February 7, 2022

For Clues to Neutron Stars, Scientists Probe Lead Nuclei’s Thin Neutron Skin

A recent measurement of the neutron-rich “skin” around lead nuclei reveals new details of neutron behavior and the dynamics of neutron stars

January 24, 2022

Making Matter from Collisions of Light

Scientists find strong evidence for the long-predicted Breit-Wheeler effect—generating matter and antimatter from collisions of real photons.

January 18, 2022

For the First Time, Scientists Rigorously Calculate Three-Particle Scattering from Theory

Nuclear theorists demonstrate a new method for computing the strengths of subatomic interactions that include up to three particles.

December 17, 2021

The Quantum Rodeo

The new “rodeo algorithm” approach for preparing energy states of complex systems on a quantum computer is exponentially faster than other algorithms.

December 8, 2021

Unlocking the Mysteries of Globular Clusters of Stars

The energy of a key resonance in sodium destruction is found, affecting our understanding of globular cluster evolution.