October 15, 2021

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Creating and Studying Radioactive Molecules Advances Nuclear Structure and Fundamental Symmetry Studies

Scientists measure radioactive molecules at the extremes of physics.

September 7, 2021

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Scientists See Evidence of First-Order Phase Change in Nuclear Matter

Measurements of particle “flow” and hot matter created in low-energy collisions provide key data in understanding nuclear phase transition.

September 2, 2021

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The Magic Is Gone for Neutron Number 32

Measurements of nuclear charge radii and state-of-the-art nuclear models challenge the magic of neutron number 32 in potassium isotopes.

August 25, 2021

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Computers Help Scientists Understand the Particles that Make Up Atoms

A team studied some of the smallest particles in the Universe on the nation’s fastest computer, Summit at Oak Ridge National Laboratory.