May 18, 2022

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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

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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

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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

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Collisions of “Isobars” Produce Surprising Result

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

February 18, 2022

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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.