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BSA Distinguished Lecture
"LCLS: A stunning new view through X-ray laser eyes"
Presented by Chi-Chang Kao, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
4 pm, Berkner Hall Auditorium
Tuesday, October 14, 2014, 4:00 pm
Hosted by: Peter Wanderer
Linac Coherent Light Source (LCLS), the world's first x-ray free electron laser, was successfully commissioned at SLAC in 2009. Scientists from around the world have been exploring the use of this extraordinary light source for the last five years. In this talk, I will provide an overview of the progress, from our understanding of the source to scientific discoveries made and the future plan of LCLS.