Ultraprecise Measurement Pinpoints the Proton’s Size
Scientists are finally approaching a consensus on the decades-old question
Researchers are zeroing in on the radius of the proton, a basic building block of the atom.
Ultraprecise measurement pinpoints the proton’s size
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In an article in
profiles the work of #YorkU physicist Eric Hessels in making a precise measurement of the size of a proton. The measurement took 8 years to make and solved a decade-old puzzle