U.S. Particle Accelerator School
Education in Beam Physics and Accelerator Technology
USPAS sponsored by
University of New Mexico
June 16-27, 2014
held in Albuquerque, New Mexico
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US-CERN-Japan-Russia Joint International Accelerator School on “Beam Loss and Accelerator Protection” will be held in Newport Beach, California from November 5-14, 2014. Details coming soon.
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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