Advanced Photon Source

An Office of Science National User Facility


Science has yet to achieve the alchemist’s dream of turning lead in

With strokes from four ceremonial pens, the Inelastic X-ray Scatter

Amy Rosenzweig, Associate Professor of Biochemistry, Molecula

The High Pressure Collaborative Access Team (HP-CAT) at APS sector

A new high-resolution powder diffractometer beamline will be funded by the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Basic Energy Sciences for construction at APS sector 11-BM.

Two teams of high-school students tied for first place in an

A new photon source, the Sub-Picosecond Particle Source (SPPS)

Eleven advanced placement physics students from Riverside-Brookfield High School gained a hands-on introduction to innovative x-ray science at the Advanced Photon Source (APS).

Award-winning research on the characteristics of fue

William G. Ruzicka has been appointed Director of the APS Operations Division (AOD), effective April 21, 2003.

The X-ray pulse length emitted by synchrotron sources such as the APS is determined by the electron bunch pulse length, which in turn is limited to about 100ps by essential, long-term stability req

Sharing the wealth of new technology and supporting new sync

A new technique for high-resolution x-ray scattering

A surprising insect breathing mechanism similar to the way lungs work in vertebrates has been discovered by scientists from The Field Museum in Chicago and Argonne National Laboratory, using brilli

The Linac Coherent Light Source (LCLS) is a new DOE project to construct an x-ray free-electron laser at the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC).