U.S. Particle Accelerator School

Summer 2018 USPAS Session

Michigan State University (2018)

USPAS sponsored by Michigan State University
held in East Lansing, MI
June 4-15, 2018

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June 4-15, 2018 two-week full courses

Fundamentals of Accelerator Physics and Technology with Simulations and Measurements Lab (undergraduate level)
Eric Prebys, University of California - Davis; Elvin Harms, Fermilab; Amber Johnson, University of Maryland

Accelerator Physics
Steven Lund, USPAS/Fermilab and MSU/FRIB; Yue Hao, Michigan State University/FRIB and Brookhaven National Lab

Classical Mechanics and Electromagnetism
Jeff Eldred and Jayakar "Charles" Thangaraj, Fermilab; Stephen Webb, RadiaSoft LLC

June 4-8, 2018 one-week half courses

Femtosecond Electron Sources for Ultrafast Sciences
Chong-Yu Ruan and Phil Duxbury, Michigan State University
on the MSU campus

Industrial Applications of Accelerators
William Barletta, MIT; Cathy Cutler, Brookhaven National Lab; Erik Hosler, Global Foundries

Superconducting Accelerator Magnets
Soren Prestemon and Steve Gourlay, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab

June 11-15, 2018 one-week half courses

Fundamentals of Ion Sources
Guillaume Machicoane, MSU/FRIB; Daniela Leitner, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab; Daniel Winklehner, MIT; Alain Lapierre, MSU/NSCL

Radiation Physics, Regulation and Management
J. Donald Cossairt and Matthew Quinn, Fermilab

Cryogenic Process Engineering
VenkataRao Ganni and Pete Knudsen, Michigan State University/FRIB
on the MSU campus