A User's Perspective: Bill Walters, University of Maryland

"I was a member of the NSCL Users Executive Committee (UEC) for three years and served as UEC chair in 2006. It was an exciting time as the full operation of the Coupled Cyclotron Facility ramped up to approximately 4,500 hours of beam per year for experiments. The UEC remains busy in its main task — to represent users to NSCL and its funding agency, the National Science Foundation." Read more of Walters' column in the most recent NSCL News Update (PDF), the laboratory's user newsletter.