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Title: Scientists Get First Glimpse of a Chemical Bond Being Born

Scientists have used an X-ray laser at the Department of Energy’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory to get the first glimpse of the transition state where two atoms begin to form a weak bond on themore » way to becoming a molecule.« less
Title: Scientists Get First Glimpse of a Chemical Bond Being Born
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Publication Date: 2015-02-12
OSTI Identifier: 1187777
Other Number(s): Other: None
Resource Type: Multimedia
Research Org: SLAC (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (SLAC), Menlo Park, CA (United States))
Sponsoring Org: USDOE
Subject: 37 INORGANIC, ORGANIC, PHYSICAL, AND ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY ; REACTANT ; TRANSITION STATE ; BOND ; CHEMICAL REACTION ; CATALYST ; MOLECULE ; LCLS ; XRAY LASER ; CARBON MONOXIDE ; OXYGEN
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 0:03:05
System Entry Date: 2016-01-27