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Title: Experiment Provides the Best Look Yet at 'Warm Dense Matter' at Cores of Giant Planets

In an experiment at the Department of Energy's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, scientists precisely measured the temperature and structure of aluminum as it transitions into a superhot, highly cmore »ompressed concoction known as “warm dense matter.”« less
Title: Experiment Provides the Best Look Yet at 'Warm Dense Matter' at Cores of Giant Planets
Publication Date: 2015-03-23
OSTI Identifier: 1187776
Other Number(s): Other: None
Resource Type: Multimedia
Research Org: SLAC National Accelerator Lab., Menlo Park, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org: USDOE
Subject: 36 MATERIALS SCIENCE ; 70 PLASMA PHYSICS AND FUSION TECHNOLOGY ; 79 ASTRONOMY AND ASTROPHYSICS ; SLAC ; LCLS ; SUN ; GAS GIANT ; TEMPERATURE ; PRESSURE ; MATTER ; WARM DENSE MATTER ; FUSION ; JUPITER ; XRAY SCATTERING ; PLASMA ; ALUMINUM ; PLANETARY FORMATION
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 00:02:22
System Entry Date: 2018-05-24