Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Hidden Medical Text Read for the First Time in a Thousand Years

Newswise imageAn international team of researchers is getting a clear look at the hidden text of the Syriac Galen Palimpsest with an X-ray study at the Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource (SSRL) at the Department of Energy’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: First Nanoscale Look at How Lithium Ions Navigate a Molecular Maze to Reach Battery Electrode

Newswise imageLithium ions have to travel through layers of molecules in the electrolyte liquid before they can enter or leave a lithium-ion battery electrode. Tweaking this process could help batteries charge faster.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Harker School Wins Second Consecutive SLAC Regional DOE Science Bowl

Newswise imageTwenty-four teams from 16 Bay Area high schools faced off Feb. 3 in the SLAC Regional DOE Science Bowl, a series of fast-paced question-and-answer matches that test knowledge in biology, chemistry, physics, earth and space sciences, energy and math. The competition is hosted annually by the Department of Energy’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Scientists Discover Path to Improving Game-Changing Battery Electrode

Newswise imageResearchers from Stanford University, two Department of Energy national labs and the battery manufacturer Samsung created a comprehensive picture of how the same chemical processes that give cathodes their high capacity are also linked to changes in atomic structure that sap performance.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: SLAC’s Helen Quinn Honored with 2018 Benjamin Franklin Medal in Physics

Newswise imageHelen Quinn, a professor emerita at the Department of Energy’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory and Stanford University, will receive the 2018 Benjamin Franklin Medal in Physics – one of eight prestigious Franklin Institute Awards that will be handed out in Philadelphia next April.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Former SLAC Director Jonathan Dorfan Awarded Japan’s Order of the Rising Sun

Newswise imageFormer SLAC Director and Stanford University Professor Emeritus Jonathan Dorfan has been awarded Japan’s Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star for his contributions as founding president of the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST). It is the highest award Japan bestows on university presidents.

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Slideshow: 2017 SSRL/LCLS Users’ Meeting

Newswise imageThis year’s SSRL/LCLS Annual Users’ Meeting brought together nearly 400 researchers who conduct experiments at Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource (SSRL) and the Linac Coherent Light Source (LCLS), including 90 participants in the concurrent High-Power Laser workshop.The meeting was held at the Department of Energy’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory Sept. 27-29.

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Matthew Latimer Receives 2017 Lytle Award

Newswise imageA staff member at the Department of Energy’s SLAC National Acceleratory Laboratory, Matthew Latimer is in charge of seven spectroscopy beamlines at SSRL. He was recently selected for the 2017 Farrel W. Lytle Award, established by the SSRL Users’ Organization Executive Committee. The award promotes accomplishments in synchrotron science and supports collaboration among visiting scientists and staff who conduct research at SSRL.

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Kasper Kjaer Wins First LCLS Young Investigator Award

Newswise imageKasper Kjaer is the winner of the inaugural LCLS Young Investigator Award given by the Users Executive Committee of the Linac Coherent Light Source (LCLS). The prize recognizes scientists in the early stages of their career for exceptional research performed with the LCLS X-ray free-electron laser at the Department of Energy’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory.