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Small X-band photoinjector packs powerful punch

(—Accelerator physicists at SLAC have started commissioning the world's most compact photoinjector – a device that spits out electrons when hit by light. Photoinjectors are used to generate electrons for free-electron ...

dateSep 25, 2012 in General Physics
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DBToaster breaks up data jams in server farms

Databases have revolutionized the business world. Every bottle of shampoo you buy, every purchase you make, is just one more data point sent out to your bank's and your supermarket's servers. This enormous quantity of detailed ...

dateSep 21, 2012 in Computer Sciences
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