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PAC38 Call for Proposals

The 38th meeting of the NSCL Program Advisory Committee (PAC) meeting will be held approximately April 14-15, 2014. The Call for Proposals will be announced on approximately December 9, 2013, with a proposal submission deadline of approximately February 21, 2014. We anticipate that first experiments with ReA3 will be possible starting in September 2014. Due to the limited operational experience with ReA3, PAC38 will consider experiments only for a limited set of beams and intensities.

Mystery Surrounding Neutron Stars Heats Up

Scientists have long thought that nuclear reactions within the crust of a neutron star contributed to the heating of the star’s surface. However, new research recently published in Nature by a team at Michigan State University has researchers rethinking that...

Upcoming Seminars

Studying Fragments: From Exotic Nuclei to Exotic Asteroids
Michael Fauerbach, Florida Gulf Coast University
April 16, 4:10 PM
Nuclear Science Seminar

"From Fundamental Fullerenes to the Cardinal Calcium Candidate: The Development of a Laser Ablation Ion Source and its Diverse Application at the LEBIT Facility"
Scott Bustabad, MSU NSCL/Physics
April 17, 2:30 PM
Ph.D. Oral Exam

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Video: GRETINA Comes to NSCL

GRETINA is a new detector that has been setup and is working in tandem with the S800 Spectrograph in the S3 vault. A collaborative effort between many laboratories and institutions throughout the United States, GRETINA is spending its summer conducting experiments at NSCL before moving on to another laboratory to be utilized by its facilities.

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