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Veit Elser, Sol Gruner, and David Muller Claim Guinness World Record

Sol Gruner, former director of the Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source, said he’d always dreamed of making the Guinness grade, but didn’t figure microscopy would be his ticket to fame.

“I always thought that I’d need to eat 40 hamburgers in five minutes or stand on one foot for days to get into the Guinness book,” he said. “Who would have thought that seeing a few atoms would do the trick?”

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Position-averaged diffraction pattern of the 4D dataset from monolayer MoS2