High-pressure studies of rare earth material could lead to lighter, cheaper magnets
November 25, 2013 — Sometimes you have to apply a little pressure to get magnetic materials to reveal their secrets.
New Wigner Fellow Travis Williams Welcomed to Neutron Sciences Directorate
November 20, 2013 — As part of the prestigious Wigner Fellowship program for recent doctoral degree recipients, Travis Williams is joining the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) Neutron Sciences Directorate as a staff associate. Each year the program selects a few exceptional scientists and engineers who are no more than 3 years out of a doctoral program and have proven to be talented, motivated researchers.
International Workshop Focuses on How to Speed Up Analysis of Neutron Data
July 09, 2012 — Some 40 attendees from the United States and abroad spent the last days of June at the Spallation Neutron Source at an intensive workshop on the challenges of data analysis and storage for the neutron sciences.
New detector array improves neutron count capability at HFIR’s Bio-SANS
June 29, 2012 — Bio-SANS, the Biological Small-Angle Neutron Scattering Instrument at HFIR recently had a detector upgrade that will provide significantly improved performance that is more in line with the instrument’s capability.