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Title: How It Works: Using X-Ray Diffraction To Take Portraits of Living Organisms

This animation shows how scientists at the Linac Coherent Light Source (LCLS) can use a technique called X-ray diffraction to capture X-ray portraits of living organisms such as cyanobacteria.
Title: How It Works: Using X-Ray Diffraction To Take Portraits of Living Organisms
Publication Date: 2015-02-11
OSTI Identifier: 1187778
Other Number(s): Other: None
Resource Type: Multimedia
Research Org: SLAC National Accelerator Lab., Menlo Park, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org: USDOE
Subject: 37 INORGANIC, ORGANIC, PHYSICAL, AND ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY ; 47 OTHER INSTRUMENTATION ; 59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ; X-RAY ; X-RAY DIFFRACTION ; DIFFRACTION ; LCLS ; PHOTON SCATTER ; RADIATION ; DETECTOR ; CELL ; IMAGE ; PORTRAIT ; ORGANISM ; CYANOBACTERIA
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 0:00:48
System Entry Date: 2017-12-08