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SINQ Quickens Pulse to Cool Its Beams

Science  17 Jan 1997:
Vol. 275, Issue 5298, pp. 302
DOI: 10.1126/science.275.5298.302

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This month, Switzerland's Paul Scherrer Institute formally inaugurates a $65 million neutron source that will help close one gap and bridge another. The first is the gap between supply and demand, as researchers clamor for access to neutron beams; the other is technological: how to produce sought-after “cold” neutrons on the cheap.