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MSU Astrophysicists Test Einstein’s Theory of Relativity with Extreme Astronomy

Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Mountain in the background with tents.

The High-Altitude Water Cherenkov (HAWC) gamma ray observatory, located in the volcanic mountains of central Mexico (more than 13,500 feet above sea level), observes astrophysical sources emitting light at…

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MSU Researchers Lead Team that Observes Exotic Radioactive Decay Process

Thursday, September 26, 2019
beta delayed proton emission of beryllium 11

Researchers from the National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory (NSCL) at Michigan State University (MSU) and TRIUMF (Canada’s national particle accelerator) have observed a rare nuclear decay. Namely, the team…

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Predicting The Existence Of Heavy Nuclei Using Machine Learning

Thursday, February 14, 2019

A collaboration between the Facility for Rare Isotope Beams (FRIB) and the Department of Statistics and Probability (STT) at Michigan State University (MSU) estimated the boundaries of nuclear existence by applying statistical analysis to…

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