U.S. Particle Accelerator School

Current USPAS Program

USPAS sponsored by
University of New Mexico
June 16-27, 2014
held in Albuquerque, New Mexico

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International School

US-CERN-Japan-Russia School on
Beam Loss & Accelerator Protection
November 5-14, 2014
held in Newport Beach, California

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Next USPAS Program

USPAS sponsored by
Old Dominion University
January 19-30, 2015
held in Hampton, Virginia
(Details coming soon)

 

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Accelerator Tutorials

How a Linear Accelerator Works - HD

This video from the Elekta Corporation shows how a linear accelerator (linac) works. In particular, the video explains the layout and functioning of an accelerator designed for cancer therapy but the general principles apply to linacs for many uses. Used with permission: Elekta Corporation


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