UVA Physics to Go to Space – and Get Ultra-Cold

Pysicist Cass Sackett

Early next year NASA is launching to the International Space Station a novel “Cold Atom Laboratory” that will allow physicists to conduct sustained experiments into the states of matter, under nearly weightless conditions, at ultra-cold temperatures, that would be nearly impossible to conduct on Earth.

News Date: 
Monday, 2017, October 23
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