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Let There Be Light: New Magnet Design Continues Magnet Lab's Tradition of Innovation


October 31, 2007

Split Florida Helix magnet Engineers at the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory at Florida State University have successfully tested a groundbreaking new magnet design that could literally shed new light on nanoscience and semiconductor research. When the magnet--called the Split Florida Helix--is operational in 2010, researchers will have the ability to direct and scatter laser light at the sample, not only down the bore--or center of the magnet, but also from four ports on the side of the magnet. Full Story

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National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, Florida State University

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