Week 2 update: We have data!!

BrokenMagnet

PREX is a large-scale experiment with hundreds of collaborators. As with any big group project, things often happen that are beyond anybody’s control. This is a diplomatic way of expressing the truth:┬ásince I’ve arrived, at least one thing has been broken at any given time. The beam was supposed to start running two weeks ago, […]

Week 1 Update: training and beam current plots

Last week was my first week of research for the summer! Although I am working with a William and Mary professor and other students, most of my work will be conducted at Jefferson National Accelerator Laboratory (JLab) in Newport News. Although work at JLab is very safe and generally does not deal with matters of […]