U.S. Particle Accelerator School

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2016, June Accelerator Physics Accelerator Physics by Alex Bogacz and Geoffrey Krafft
2016, June Beam Physics Unifying Physics of Accelerators, Lasers and Plasma - Synergy and Bridges by Andrei Seryi
2016, June Fundamentals Fundamentals of Accelerator Physics and Technology with Simulations and Measurements Lab by Eric Prebys and Elvin Harms
2016, January Technology for Accelerators Applied Electromagnetism: Magnet and RF-Cavity Design by Mau Lopes and Jeremiah Holzbauer
2016, January Accelerator Design Particle Driven Wakefield Accelerators by James Rosenzweig and Mike Litos
2016, January Safety and Radiation Management Radiation Physics, Regulation, and Management (Fermilab Technical Memo -1834) by J. Donald Cossairt and Matthew Quinn
2016, January Technology for Accelerators Beam by Design: Advanced Manipulation of Relativistic Electrons with Lasers by Gennady Stupakov, Erik Hemsing, and Spencer Gessner (background reading)
2016, January Beam Sources Electron Injectors for 4th Generation Light Sources by Fernando Sannibale, Daniele Filippetto and Chad Mitchell
2016, January Fundamentals Classical Mechanics and Electromagnetism for Accelerators by Gregg Penn
2016, January Accelerator Physics Accelerator Physics Using Maple by Uli Wienands and Eduardo Marin Lacoma
2016, January Beam Sources Ion Sources, Fundamentals of by Daniela Leitner, Damon Todd, and Daniel Winklehner
2015, JuneTechnology for AcceleratorsSuperconducting Accelerator Magnets by Soren Prestemon, Paolo Ferracin and Ezio Todesco
2015, JuneAccelerator DesignLinear Accelerator Design for Free Electron Lasers by Simone Di Mitri and Marco Venturini
2015, JuneDiagnostics and ControlsBeam-Based Diagnostics by Christoph Steier, James Safranek and Xiaobiao Huang
2015, JuneMicrowaves and RFRF Superconductivity: Physics, Technology and Applications by Jean Delayen, Anne-Marie Valente-Feliciano, and Gigi Ciovati
2015, JanuaryMicrowaves and RFSRF Technology: Practices and Hands-on Measurements by Charles Reece, Rongli Geng, Tom Powers, Haipeng Wang, Joe Matalevich, Frank Marhauser, Ari Palczewski and John Mammosser,
2015, JanuaryAccelerator PhysicsAccelerator Physics by Todd Satogata, Vasiliy Morozov, and Eric Prebys
2015, JanuaryTechnology for AcceleratorsVacuum Science and Technology for Accelerator Vacuum Systems by Yulin Li and Xianghong Liu
2015, JanuaryAccelerator Physics Accelerator Physics, Special Topics in by Xiaobiao Huang, Yue Hao, Yichao Jing, King Y. Ng, and S.Y. Lee
2015, JanuaryBeam PhysicsBeam Physics with Intense Space Charge by John Barnard and Steven Lund
2015, JanuaryAccelerator PhysicsCollective Effects in Beam Dynamics by Giovanni Rumolo, Hannes Bartosik and Kevin Li
2015, JanuaryTechnology for AcceleratorsCryogenic Engineering (102 MB tar.gz) by Tom Peterson and John Weisend
2014, JuneFELs and Synchrotron Radiation Free Electron Lasers, The Physics of by Dinh Nguyen and Quinn R. Marksteiner
2014, JuneFELs and Synchrotron RadiationRF Linac for High-Gain FEL by Dinh Nguyen and Leanne Duffy
2014, JuneFundamentalsMATLAB for Physics by Dan Green
2014, JuneDiagnostics and ControlsEPICS Control Systems by Andrew Johnson, Eric Norum and Kay Kasemir
2014, JuneFundamentals Accelerator Physics and Technology with Simulations and Measurements Lab, Fundamentals of by William Barletta, Amber Johnson, John Byrd and Fernando Sannibale
2014, JuneAccelerator DesignHigh-Intensity RF Linear Accelerators by Yuri Batygin, Peter Ostroumov and Amichay Perry
2014, January Fundamentals Accelerator Physics and Technology with Simulations and Measurements Lab, Fundamentals of by Sarah Cousineau, Jeff Holmes and Yan Zhang
2014, January Accelerator PhysicsControl Room Accelerator Physics by Chris Allen, Tom Pelaia and John Galambos
2014, January Accelerator PhysicsAccelerator Physics by Eric Prebys
2014, January Accelerator DesignMicrowave Linear Accelerators by David Whittum and Eric Colby
2014, JanuaryTechnology for Accelerators Room Temperature Magnets, Design of by Mauricio Lopes
2013, June Fundamentals Accelerator Physics and Technology with Simulations and Measurements Lab, Fundamentals of by William Barletta, Mei Bai and Elvin Harms
2013, June Accelerator Physics Accelerator Physics by by Alex Bogacz and Geoffrey Krafft
2013, June Accelerator Design Electron Storage and Damping Rings, Design of by Andy Wolski and David Newton
2013, June Microwaves and RFMicrowave Measurements and Beam Instrumentation Laboratory by John Byrd, Tianhuan Luo, Gang Huang, Sandra Biedron and Stephen Milton
2013, January Microwaves and RF RF Superconductivity, Principles of by Sergey Belomestnykh and Wencan Xu
2013, January Technology for AcceleratorsVacuum Science and Technology for Accelerator Vacuum Systems by Yulin Li and Xianghong Liu
2013, January Technology for AcceleratorsCryogenic Engineering by Tom Peterson and John Weisend
2013, January Accelerator PhysicsAccelerator Physics by Todd Satogata and Waldo MacKay
2013, January Accelerator Design Superconducting Linear Accelerators, Principles of by Sang-ho Kim and Marc Doleans
2013, January Technology for AcceleratorsLaser Applications to Accelerators by Triveni Rao and Brian Sheehy
2013, January Beam PhysicsExperimental Beam Physics by Ying K. Wu, Stepan F. Mikhailov and Hao Hao
2012, June Detector Physics and Technology Detector Physics and Measurements Lab, Fundamentals of by Carl Bromberg and Dan Green
2012, June Detector Physics and TechnologySemiconductor Detector Systems by Helmuth Spieler
2012, June Diagnostics and ControlsControl Theory with Applications to Accelerators and RF Systems by John Fox and Claudio Rivetta
2012, June Diagnostics and ControlsBeam-Based Diagnostics by Christoph Steier, James Safranek and Xiaobiao Huang
2012, June Technology for AcceleratorsAccelerator Power Electronics Engineering by Paul Bellomo and Fernando Rafael
2012, June Accelerator Design Electron Storage and Damping Rings, Design of by Mauro Pivi, Ina Reichel and Michael Syphers
2012, June Accelerator PhysicsAccelerator Physics by S.Y. Lee
2012, June Fundamentals Accelerator Physics and Technology with Simulations and Measurements Lab, Fundamentals of by William Barletta, Linda Spentzouris and Elvin Harms
2012, June Technology for AcceleratorsApplied Electromagnetism for Accelerator Components: Magnet and RF Cavity Design by Mauricio Lopes and Jeremiah Holzbauer
2012, January Beam SourcesElectron Injectors for 4th Generation Light Sources by Fernando Sannibale, Daniele Filippetto and Christos Papadopoulos
2012, January Beam SourcesCathode Physics by John Smedley and Matt Poelker
2012, January Accelerator DesignMicrowave Linear Accelerators by David Whittum and Eric Colby
2012, January Safety and Radiation Management Safety Systems, Controlling Risks by Ken Barat and Patrick Bong
2012, January Technology for AcceleratorsSuperconducting Accelerator Magnets by Paolo Ferracin, Ezio Todesco, Soren O. Prestemon and Helene Felice
2012, January Microwaves and RFMicrowave Measurements and Beam Instrumentation Lab by Ralph Pasquinelli and David McGinnis
Reference text: "Microwave Theory and Applications" by Stephen F. Adam
2011, June Beam Physics Beam Physics with Intense Space-Charge by John Barnard and Steven Lund
2011, June Technology for AcceleratorsPulsed Power Engineering by Craig Burkhart and Mark Kemp
2011, June Fundamentals Accelerator Physics and Technology with Simulations and Measurements Lab, Fundamentals of by William Barletta, Mei Bai, Timothy Koeth, and Elvin Harms
2011, June Microwaves and RFSuperconducting RF for High-ß Accelerators by Sergey Belomestnykh and Wencan Xu
2011, January Microwaves and RFMicrowave Measurements and Beam Instrumentation Lab by Stefano De Santis, Gang Huang, Bob Rimmer, and Tom Powers
2011, January Fundamentals Accelerator Physics and Technology with Simulations and Measurements Lab, Fundamentals of by Sarah Cousineau, Jeff Holmes and Yan Zhang
2011, January Accelerator PhysicsLaser Plasma Accelerators by Carl Schroeder, Eric Esarey and Stepan Bulanov
2011, January Accelerator Design Proton Linear Accelerators with Simulations Lab, Fundamentals of by John Staples, George Gillespie and Sang-Ho Kim
2011, January Accelerator DesignParticle Collider Interaction Regions by Nikolai Mokhov, Andrei Seryi and Mauro Pivi
2011, January Technology for AcceleratorsIron Bound Magnets by Jack Tanabe and Mau Lopes
2011, January Diagnostics and ControlsBeam Measurements, Manipulation and Instrumentation at an ERL FEL Driver by Steve Benson, David Douglas, Pavel Evtushenko, George Neil and Chris Tennant
2010, June Microwaves and RFRF-Cavity and Component Design for Accelerators by Alireza Nassiri and Geoff Waldschmidt
2010, June Fundamentals Accelerator Physics and Technology with Simulations and Measurements Lab, Fundamentals of by William Barletta, Linda Spentzouris, and Elvin Harms
2010, June Accelerator PhysicsAccelerator Physics by Georg Hoffstaetter and David Meidlinger
2010, June Accelerator PhysicsSpace-Charge Dominated Beam Transport and Acceleration by Yuri Batygin
2010, June Diagnostics and ControlsEPICS Control Systems by Andrew Johnson and Eric Norum
2010, June Diagnostics and Controls Short Bunches in Accelerators, Measurement and Diagnostics of by John Byrd
2010, June Technology for Accelerators Cryogenic Engineering, Principles of by John Pfotenhauer and Steven Van Sciver
2010, June Technology for Accelerators High-Gradient Accelerating Structures, Novel by Sergey Antipov and Chunguang Jing
2010, June Beam Sources Electron Injectors for Light Sources, High Brightness by David Dowell
2010, January Technology for AcceleratorsAccelerator Power Electronics Engineering by Paul Bellomo and Jim Sebek
2010, January Diagnostics and ControlsBeam Diagnostics Using Synchrotron Radiation:Theory and Practice by Jeff Corbett, Alan Fisher, Walter Mok and Weixing Cheng
2010, January Accelerator Physics Accelerator Physics and Beam Measurements, Intermediate by Michiko Minty and Frank Zimmermann
2010, January Fundamentals Accelerator Physics and Technology with Simulations and Measurements Lab, Fundamentals of by Fernando Sannibale, Soren Prestemon and David Robin
2009, June Computational Accelerator PhysicsComputational Methods in Beam Dynamics by Robert D. Ryne
2009, June Accelerator PhysicsCollective Effects in Beam Dynamics by Giovanni Rumolo and Elias Metral
2009, June Diagnostics and ControlsAccelerator and Beam Diagnostics by Willem Blokland, Tom Shea, Alexander Zhukov, John Byrd, and Uli Raich
2009, June FELs and Synchrotron RadiationFree-Electron Lasers - Theory and Practice by Dinh C. Nguyen, Steven Russell, and Nathan A. Moody
2009, June Microwaves and RFRF and Digital Signal Processing  by Dmitry Teytelman and Dan Van Winkle
2009, June Microwaves and RFSuperconducting RF for Storage Rings, ERLs and Linac-Based FELs by Sergey Belomestnykh and David Meidlinger
2009, June Fundamentals Accelerator Physics and Technology with Simulations and Measurements Lab, Fundamentals of by William Barletta and Mei Bai
2009, January Fundamentals Accelerator Physics and Technology with Simulations and Measurements Lab, Fundamentals of by Stuart Henderson, Jeff Holmes, and Yan Zhang
2009, January Accelerator DesignMicrowave Linear Accelerators by David Whittum and Eric Colby
2009, January Technology for AcceleratorsInjection and Extraction of Beams by Michael Plum and H.-Ulrich (Uli) Wienands
2009, January Technology for AcceleratorsPulsed Power Engineering by Craig Burkhart
2008, June Beam PhysicsBeam Dynamics Experiments on the University of Maryland Electron Ring by Rami Kishek, Santiago Bernal, Ralph Fiorito, Patrick O'Shea, Diktys Stratakis, David Sutter, and UMER Staff
2008, June Microwaves and RF RF Superconductivity: Physics, Technology and Applications by Jean Delayen
2008, June Technology for AcceleratorsLaser Applications to Accelerators by Yuelin Li and Triveni Rao
2008, January FELs and Synchrotron RadiationAccelerator-Based Sources of Coherent Terahertz Radiation by John Byrd and Fernando Sannibale
2008, January Microwaves and RFMicrowave Measurements and Beam Instrumentation Laboratory by Derun Li, Bob Rimmer, Tom Powers, and John Staples
2008, January Technology for Accelerators Timing and Synchronization with Applications to Accelerators, Fundamentals of by Russell Wilcox and John D. Fox
2008, January Accelerator PhysicsAccelerator Physics by Vladimir Litvinenko, Todd Satogata and Eduard Pozdeyev
2008, January Accelerator Design Storage Ring Design, Fundamentals of by Yannis Papaphilippou
2008, January Beam Sources Electron Injectors for Light Sources, High Brightness by David H. Dowell, John F. Schmerge, and Steve Lidia
2008, January Diagnostics and ControlsBeam Diagnostics Using Synchrotron Radiation: Theory and Practice by Jeff Corbett, Alan Fisher and Walter Mok
2007, June Fundamentals Accelerator Physics and Technology with Simulations and Measurements Lab, Fundamentals of by Fernando Sannibale, Soren Prestemon and David Robin
2007, January Diagnostics and ControlsEPICS Control Systems by Andrew Johnson and Eric Norum
2006, June Accelerator Physics Accelerator Physics and Accelerator Simulations, Advanced by George Hoffstaetter and Changsheng Song
2006, January Technology for AcceleratorsSuperconducting Accelerator Magnets by Ramesh Gupta and Animesh Jain
2005, June Computational Accelerator Physics Unified Accelerator Libraries (UAL), Accelerator Simulation Using the by Nikolay Malitsky and Richard Talman
2005, June Fundamentals Accelerator Physics and Technology with Simulations and Measurements Lab, Fundamentals of by Yannis Papaphilippou and Nuria Catalan Lasheras
2005, June Accelerator PhysicsAccelerator Physics by Waldo MacKay and Rama Calaga
2005, June Technology for AcceleratorsIron Dominated Electromagnet Design by Jack Tanabe
Individual: class lectures
2005, January Microwaves and RFSuperconducting RF Applications by Jean Delayen
2005, January Diagnostics and ControlsResponse Matrix Measurements and Applications to Storage Rings  by Jeff Corbett and Andrei Terebilo
2004, June Technology for Accelerators Cryogenic Engineering, Principles of by Steven Van Sciver and John Pfotenhauer
2004, June Accelerator Design SNS - I, Front End and Linac by Thomas Wangler, James Billen and Roderich Keller
2004, June Beam Sources Electron Sources, CW & High Brightness by James Rosenzweig and Massimo Ferrario
2004, June Beam PhysicsBeam Control and Manipulation by Michiko Minty and Frank Zimmermann
2004, January Fundamentals Accelerator Physics and Technology with Simulations and Measurements Lab, Fundamentals of by Louis Emery, Nick Sereno, and Hairong Shang
2004, January FundamentalsClassical Mechanics and Electromagnetism for Accelerators and Beams by Helmut Wiedemann
2004, January Technology for AcceleratorsAccelerator Vacuum Engineering  by Lou Bertolini
2003, June Microwaves and RFMicrowave Physics and Techniques by Ali Nassiri
2003, June Accelerator Design Linear Collider Facilities, Physics and Technology of by Nicholas Walker, Andy Wolski, Andrei Seryi and Peter Tenenbaum
2003, January Diagnostics and ControlsEPICS Control Systems by Robert Dalesio, Andrew Johnson and Kay-Uwe Kasemir
2003, January FELs and Synchrotron RadiationFourth Generation Light Sources II: ERLs and Thomson Scattering by Geoffrey Krafft and Ivan Bazarov
2002, June Technology for AcceleratorsAccelerator Vacuum System Design by Lou Bertolini
2002, June FundamentalsClassical Mechanics & Electromagnetism in Accelerators and Beams by Richard Talman
2002, JanuaryAccelerator PhysicsAccelerator Physics  by Gerald Dugan
2001, June Accelerator Design High-Intensity Accelerators, Physics and Design of by Yannis Papaphilippou, Jie Wei, and Alexei Fedotov
2000, June Accelerator Physics Accelerator Physics, Advanced Topics in by Alex W. Chao
2000, June Beam Physics Collective Beam Instabilities, Physics of by K.Y. (Bill) Ng
1999, June Beam Physics Beam Techniques - Control and Manipulation by Michiko Minty and Frank Zimmermann
1995, JuneBeam Physics Beam Physics, Introduction to by Martin Berz