New chief sees future of less nuclear physics, more biomedical work, and more commercial projects.
Yet the shutdown of its antiquated accelerators is only one of the more dramatic signs of major change under way at LBL, which is one of three large national laboratories operated by the University of California for the Department of Energy. (The others are Lawrence Livermore and Los Alamos national laboratories, both major weapons centers.)
Increasingly, LBL is moving...
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