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a collider that collides beams of protons and antiprotons

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Previously, the value of the yield from titanium on the basis of the proton accelerator was N = 2 MeV), = 5.
particle physics were constructed in the 1960s: the Stanford Linear Accelerator and the Fermilab proton accelerator.
Current efforts include adapting time-of-flight mass spectrometry to characterize individual cancer cells, using accelerator mass spectrometry (AMS) to tailor cancer therapy and developing a proton accelerator to zap cancer cells.
Feasibility tests of the rubber as a connector seal for proton accelerator cooling water-pipe and as an airproof seal for vacuum apparati are currently underway.
These, according to the CNRS, are so-called "sub-critical" systems which, unlike traditional reactors, are controlled by an external source of neutrons, consisting of a high power proton accelerator and a target: bombarding the target with protons leads to the fission of target cores generating neutrons to drive the reactor.
Just north of the capital city of Mito in Tokai is the Japan Proton Accelerator Research Complex (J-Parc;http://j-parc.
The Bragg peak of a high energy beam can be modulated by the proton accelerator radiation source from its naturally narrow peak of 3 mm to more than 38 cm (large body thickness).
Its design includes the world's most powerful linear proton accelerator, 22 state-of-the-art instruments, a suite of laboratories and a supercomputing data management and software development center that will be used for decades by thousands of researchers.
Nuclear physicist Bob Cywinski had been working at the J-Parc (Japan Proton Accelerator Research Complex), in Tokaimura, just days before Friday's deadly earthquake.
The Nuclear Research and Training Center of the Turkish Atomic Energy Agency (TAEK) is getting prepared to establish a proton accelerator facility.
Proton therapy began at LBNL with a cyclotron as the proton accelerator.
The proton accelerator simultaneously supplies extra neutrons to help sustain the nuclear reaction.
With its pioneering work on developing a compact proton accelerator, CPAC aims to make this treatment accessible to every cancer center.
Contract awarded for Proton Accelerator Research Center Safety Improvement Corporation
ANKARA, Aug 24, 2009 (TUR) -- A proton accelerator facility will be established in Turkey to carry out scientific researchs similar with those carried out at the European Organization for Nuclear research (CERN) in Switzerland.