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hzbEMIL • Watching the Secret Lives of Atoms

The Mirror Zoo

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Broken Mirror

Earlier this week, mechanical engineer Jana Buchheim received the long awaited last of four cylinder mirrors for the CISSY-beamline that will be part of EMIL. All mirrors are sent to the Optical Metrology Lab for final measurements before they get their coating. It is important that they are polished as brightly as possible - no bumps, no scratches, nothing. But with this shipment, there may be a problem…