XFEL (IMAGE) Arizona State University Caption Graphic shows the basic design of a serial femtosecond crystallography experiment. X-ray bursts strike a jet of crystallized samples resulting in diffraction patterns that can be reassembled into detailed images. Credit Michael Northrop Usage Restrictions None License Original content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.