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Meet Leda: Mother of Light Is Also New ALS Insertion Device

In Greek mythology, Leda is a Spartan queen and mother of the twins Castor and Pollux. In reference to the myth, Leda is also the name of the ALS’s recently delivered insertion device — an in-vacuum undulator. For the next eight months, Leda is taking up residence in the Building 15 high bay, awaiting installation during the January 2019 shutdown. More>

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  1. Deborah Smith says:

    This is so Cool! It looks like it should be in a Dr. Who Episode!
    Great Work Everyone!

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