Closing ceremonies at NSLS are on September 30, 2014. To watch a live webcast from the NSLS control room beginning at 3:30 p.m. EDT, go to http://www.bnl.gov/video. Planning to come to NSLS? Arrive early as space is limited inside the building. Staying for the BBQ at 5:30 p.m.? Please RSVP.
The U.S. Department of Energy has approved the start of routine operations at the National Synchrotron Light Source II at Brookhaven National Laboratory, beginning a period of significant transition in project activities from construction and commissioning to operations, and leading to an exciting new chapter of synchrotron science.
Chi-Chang Kao, director of the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, will give a BSA Distinguished Lecture at DOE's Brookhaven National Laboratory on Tuesday, Oct. 14, at 4 p.m.
Look inside the storage ring of the National Synchrotron Light Source II, under construction at Brookhaven Lab. Exactly 843 magnets now encircle the ring. Their job will be to steer, stabilize, and store electrons racing around at near light speed.