Synchrotron radiation

@article{Walgate1984SynchrotronR,
  title={Synchrotron radiation},
  author={Robert Walgate},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1984},
  volume={311},
  pages={695-695}
}
Since 1970s, when the first synchrotron radiation (SR) facilities became available to condensed matter researchers, they greatly influenced the progress in determining the properties of materials. As synchrotron technology matured at 3 generation machines like ESRF (France), APS (USA) and Spring-8 (Japan), the experimental techniques became more sophisticated and easier to implement. Nowadays, there are more than 50 light sources worldwide (operational, or under construction). 

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