Just two months ago, in September 2018, the IOTA ring was successfully commissioned, and the program of the advanced beam physics studies has since begun. One of the most interesting scientific topics at IOTA will be studies of beams made of a single electron.
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I have gotten some feedback that some of the articles are a little hard to follow. Indeed, some of them are. My suggestions to help you understand these podcasts better are:
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