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Carter Reaches 45-Year Career Milestone at Edwards Accelerator Lab

Don Carter repairs a high voltage module for use in powering a particle detector at the Edwards Accelerator Lab.

Built into a hill on the Ohio University upper campus, the Edwards Accelerator Laboratory is Nuclear Instrumentation Engineer Don Carter’s dream career destination. Carter has spent the past 45 years as one of two engineers who manage the electrical and mechanical systems on a daily basis. Whether it is replacing […]

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May 1, 2018 at 3:09 pmNews Research

Penn State Astrophysicists Test X-ray Detector at Edwards Accelerator

Penn State Astrophysicists Test X-ray Detector at Edwards Accelerator

The next generation of X-ray space telescopes requires imaging detectors that are able to withstand much more radiation than their predecessors in order to have a long operational lifetime in space. Don Carter and Devon Jacobs, nuclear instrumentation and accelerator engineers at Ohio University’s Edwards Accelerator Lab, hosted two astrophysicists […]

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February 19, 2018 at 2:59 pmNews

Notre Dame Physicists Travel to Edwards Accelerator Lab to Study Nuclear Reactions in Stars

ND Doctoral Student Bryant Vande Kolk adds a pulser cable to a detector to test its time of flight signal.

  Ohio University Physics & Astronomy professors Drs. Carl Brune, Alexander Voinov, and Thomas Massey of the Institute of Nuclear and Particle Physics recently hosted a group of nuclear physicists from the University of Notre Dame for a week at the John C. Edwards Accelerator Laboratory. Notre Dame doctoral candidate […]

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October 4, 2017 at 3:26 pmResearch

INPP | Open House at Edwards Accelerator Lab, Sept. 5

Edwards Accelerator Lab and its Particle Accelerator

The Institute of Nuclear and Particle Physics (INPP) is presenting on Tuesday, Sept. 5, at at 4 p.m. in Edwards Accelerator Lab, Roger W. Finlay Conference Room an Open House. You are all cordially invited to the INPP Open House next Tuesday, September 5, in the Edwards Accelerator Laboratory. This […]

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September 1, 2017 at 11:00 pmEvents

Edwards Accelerator Lab Hosts ‘Discovery and Wonder’ Event

Dr. Thomas Massey prepares the cloud chamber

Nuclear physicists at Ohio University’s Edwards Accelerator Laboratory  welcomed the public to an open house event recently as part of “Obscura Day,” an annual celebration hosted by Atlas Obscura, a collaborative organization founded in 2009 and based in New York City. The web-based atlas of destination stories, hosted events, and […]

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May 15, 2017 at 4:49 pmNews

USDOE Grant Provides Additional Security at Edwards Accelerator

USDOE Grant Provides Additional Security at Edwards Accelerator

By Gretchen Gregory From Compass The Office of Risk Management and Safety has been awarded two grants from the U.S. Department of Energy totaling $210,000 to upgrade security systems at the Konneker Research Center and Edwards Accelerator Laboratory. “These additional security measures will allow continued research with restricted equipment and […]

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October 2, 2014 at 4:04 pmNews

Accelerator Facility Enhances Collaborative Materials Research

Accelerator Facility Enhances Collaborative Materials Research

By Amanda Biederman NQPI Editorial Intern Ohio University’s Edwards Accelerator Laboratory sits tucked away within the walls of an unobtrusive brick building that extends some way into the hillside at the center of the main campus. This facility blends in with surrounding buildings, yet it attracts researchers from some of […]

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June 5, 2018 at 11:43 amResearch