Canada's superconducting electron linear accelerator produces first beam

Dean Karlen, Physics & Astronomy / TRIUMF, and David Castle, VP Research, are quoted today in a article that highlights UVic's leadership and collaboration with Vancouver-based TRIUMF which recently resulted in the first particle beam produced by ARIEL's new superconducting electron linear accelerator. TRIUMF is Canada's national laboratory for particle and nuclear physics. For more information, please see the TRIUMF press release