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News releases

Two graduate students and two postdoctoral research scientists are awarded fellowships to advance the science of a proposed electron-ion collider.
Alessandro Baroni is helping demystify one of the most mysterious particles. His work is contributing to our understanding of neutrinos, and it has earned him the 2017 Jefferson Science Associates Thesis Prize.
Jefferson Lab's Science Education department invites young STEM enthusiasts to a free event to explore the science of the very hot and the very cold. On July 12, Jefferson Lab will offer a summer edition of its popular Physics Fest program.
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Jefferson Sciences Associates has announced the award of eight graduate fellowships for doctoral students to support their advanced studies at their universities and conduct research at the Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility.
Anne-Marie Valente-Feliciano, Anselm Vossen and Raul Briceño are among 84 scientists nationwide awarded the five-year grants to pursue their research.
The first measurement of a subatomic particle’s mechanical property reveals the distribution of pressure inside the proton.
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Members of the media and distinguished guests are invited to an exclusive preview of select Jefferson Lab Open House exhibits at event highlighting technology transfer.
The new result from the Q-weak experiment provides a precision test of the weak force, one of four fundamental forces in nature and also constrains possibilities for new particles and forces beyond our present knowledge. 

Features

Since 2015, the Water Bottle Refilling Stations strategically placed around Jefferson Lab’s campus have collectively kept the equivalent of 84,000 plastic water bottles out of the landfills and oceans, and that number grows every day.
Jefferson Lab was recently notified by the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality that it is recognized as an Exemplary Environmental Enterprise (E3) facility. 
Meet the Magnet Group: a newly formed technical support group whose members are like doctors for magnets. If a magnet is sick, they make it better.
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Interesting and sometimes unexpected connections arise between nuclear physics and other fields. This edition of Tech Tuesday shows how these connections can yield benefits for nuclear physics and fields as diverse as medical imaging and archeology.
DOE Early Career Award Winner Anne-Marie Valente-Feliciano is hunting for the formula to produce better particle accelerators for research, industry and medicine.
DOE Early Career Award Winner Raul Briceño will engage the incredible computational power of supercomputers to unravel the secrets of subatomic particles and how they interact.
DOE Early Career Award Winner Anselm Vossen will take advantage of Jefferson Lab’s recently upgraded Continuous Electron Beam Accelerator Facility to learn more about the particles that build our universe.
The Department of Energy and the Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility ushered in a new era of science with a dedication ceremony for the 12 GeV CEBAF Upgrade project on May 2.

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