spallation

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(physics) a nuclear reaction in which a bombarded nucleus breaks up into many particles

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ESS will provide neutron beams up to a 100 times brighter than any existing neutron source, enabling scientists to see and understand basic atomic structures and forces at lengths and time scales unachievable at other spallation sources.
The European Spallation Source - the next generation facility for materials research and life science
The experiment is carried out on a polarized cold neutron beam line at the spallation source SINQ described in detail in Ref.
STOCKHOLM -- The European Spallation Source (ESS) in Lund has been granted its first patent in collaboration with researchers at Linkoping University.
When the European Spallation Source (ESS) is completed, it is thought that up to 4,000 scientists a year will use it to gain a unique insight into the atomic structure of materials, helping them to do everything from designing better engines to developing new drugs.
A typical neutron pulse width of the spallation source is [delta]t = 1 [micro]s.
Yeck has been selected to be the next Chief Executive Officer of the European Spallation Source project.
Professor Colin Carlile is a leading experimental physicist currently playing a central role in the development of a major new research facility - the European Spallation Source (ESS) at Lund in Sweden.
In pursuit of tomorrow's data-handling technology, researchers at the European Spallation Source have unearthed a novel magnetic phenomenon.
Prior Information Notice: Innovative high-power klystron modulators for the european spallation source.
Professor Colin Carlile, a leading experimental physicist, is currently playing a central role in the development of a major new research facility - the European Spallation Source (ESS) at Lund in Sweden.
Experimental efforts to develop intense UCN sources with solid deuterium (SD2) as a UCN converter material are carried out worldwide: the Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) project for the beta decay asymmetry study at the pulsed spallation source where they recently recorded the highest UCN density [2], the PSI project to utilize the cyclotron spallation neutrons [3,4], and also the reactor SD2 experiment [5] and UCN source projects [6,7].
STOCKHOLM -- The first international review of the European Spallation Source Project has concluded that the project is in good shape and is now ready to begin Construction work.
The Institute brings together research in accelerator science and engineering, from low energy devices in its own laboratories to the highest energy machines at sites around the world, including the Large Hadron Collider in Cern, Switzerland, and the European Spallation Source in Lund, Sweden.