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5 Things You Missed: Particle Accelerator on a Chip, Cellphone Iris Scanners, and More

5 Things You Missed: Particle Accelerator on a Chip, Cellphone Iris Scanners, and More

Highlights from the week of 3 April 2017 Image: SLAC 1. Nanofabrication Enables “Particle-Accelerator-on-a-Chip” Technology Photo: Dexter Johnson An international collection of universities and national labs is hard at work on a project aimed at accelerating electrons to speeds 10 times higher than can be achieved inside SLAC’s 3.2-kilometer-long linear accelerator. But get this: They(…)