“Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.”
Maire Curie, Scientist (1867-1934).
Monday, 9 December 2013
A group at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln have reported their work on quasi-monoenergetic and tuneable X-rays from a laser-driven Compton light source. The aim being to produce synchrotron like X-rays for advanced medical imaging applications without the requirement to have a synchrotron facility.