Advanced Photon Source

An Office of Science National User Facility


Here are four easy ways to reduce the likelihood that you will have a serious slip, trip, or fall.
Stephen Streiffer,  Director, Advanced Photon Source, Associate Laboratory Director, Photon Sciences.
These Director’s Corners are usually an opportunity to share good news (and there is plenty of that; see Stuart Henderson’s APS Upgrade report for news on BESAC prioritization of the Upgrade). But this time I would like to concentrate on safety, because nothing – nothing – is more important than the safety of our users, resident users, and staff.
Since the construction of the 2-ID beamline, the µ-XRD community has been very productive and has made significant technical and scientific contributions at 2-ID.