The nEDM experiment at the Spallation Neutron Source
The goal of the nEDM experiment at the Spallation Neutron Source (SNS) is to search for a neutron electric dipole moment (EDM) with a sensitivity below 5 x 10^(-28) e-cm as a signature of Charge-Parity (CP) violation. The experiment uses spallation neutrons from the SNS at Oak Ridge National Laboratory that are cooled with superfluid 4He. A novel 3He co-magnetometer is also a key component of the experiment in order to limit systematic uncertainties.
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Vince Cianciolo, ORNL, Project Manager (cianciolotv at ornl.gov)
Brad Filippone, Caltech, Spokesperson (bradf at caltech.edu)