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SLAC's X-ray laser is getting faster for better molecular imagining

Eric Fauve, director of the cryoplant at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, points to a series of heat exchangers and compressors that cool helium to a liquid at 4 K. The liquid cools SLAC’s Linac Coherent Light Source (LCLS) that passes under Interstate 280, a nearby freeway in California.

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