U.S. Particle Accelerator School

University of New Mexico 2019 Application Form

Sponsoring University:

University of New Mexico

Course Dates:

Two-week full courses: June 17-28, 2019
One-week half courses: June 17-21 and 24-28, 2019


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Personal Info
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Background
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  •   : I am currently enrolled as a graduate or undergraduate student. If your answer is yes, please tell us at what university you are enrolled*
  •   : I have previously attended the USPAS*
  •   : I have experience working with or as a user of particle accelerators*
  •   : I am employed by or am an intern at a U.S. Department of Energy laboratory*
  •   : My thesis work is currently being done at a U.S. Department of Energy laboratory, Cornell University or Michigan State University*
Course Selection

  • Please choose from the following:

    One two-week full course June 17-28 (Each two-week course earns 3 credit hours of UNM credit)

    Fundamentals of Accelerator Physics and Technology with Simulations and Measurements Lab (UG level)
    Accelerator Physics
    Proton and Ion Linear Accelerators
    Microwave Sources
    Synchrotron Radiation and Free Electron Lasers for Bright X-Rays
    Induction Accelerators

  • — OR —
  • Two one-week half courses (Each one-week course earns 1.5 credit hours of UNM credit. To be eligible for credit students must enroll in and successfully pass one course each week thereby earning 3 credits).

    Half courses June 17-21, 2019

    Vacuum Science and Technology for Particle Accelerators
    Accelerator Power Electronics Engineering
    Control Room Accelerator Physics

    Half courses June 24-28, 2019

    Cryogenic Engineering
    Pulsed Power Engineering
    The Effect of Radiation on Electronics and Materials
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  • One one-week half course only (Attendees may choose to audit a one week course. No enrollment at UNM, no credit earned).

    Half coursesJune 17-21, 2019

    Vacuum Science and Technology for Particle Accelerators
    Accelerator Power Electronics Engineering
    Control Room Accelerator Physics


    Half courses June 24-28, 2019

    Cryogenic Engineering
    Pulsed Power Engineering
    The Effect of Radiation on Electronics and Materials

Financial Support

NEW REQUIREMENT FOR SCHOLARSHIP REQUESTS: students applying for USPAS financial aid must have their advisor/supervisor complete a Financial Aid Disclosure Form. These forms are valid for one year from the date of submission but must be resubmitted if support changes during that year. Our standard documentation is also still required: an application form; a cover letter explaining why the USPAS is important to your career and describing prior research experience, work with or as a user of particle accelerators; your CV; one letter of recommendation. USPAS scholarships are awarded without regard to race, gender, sexual orientation or national origin. Consideration will be given to balancing class sizes.

Note: International students requesting a scholarship who are NOT from U.S. visa-waiver countries must already be in possession of a visa that is valid for the entire period of the USPAS session. A copy of your visa must be faxed (630-840-8500) to the USPAS before the March 15 deadline date.

Deadlines will be strictly enforced. Documents may be faxed to 630-840-8500, emailed to uspas@fnal.gov or sent via snail mail to the address below. Students receiving financial support must share housing and must take their course for credit.

No financial support requested
Registration fee requested
Room, half-board & registration fee requested

Participation is open to both U.S. and non-U.S. citizens. International participants not currently residing in the U.S. may apply to attend the program and may request financial sponsorship but they may not earn credit from the University of New Mexico. Note: International students requesting a scholarship who are NOT from U.S. visa-waiver countries must already be in possession of a visa that is valid for the entire period of the USPAS session. A copy of your visa must be faxed (630-840-8500) to the USPAS before the March 14, 2019 deadline date.

The Registration Fee is $1,700.00 if your Application Form is received before March 14, 2019; after March 14 the fee is $1,800.00. The Registration Fee is $1,200.00 for participants attending only one week of the program. Please note: you do not have to pay the Registration Fee by March 14, 2019, you must send in an Application Form before March 14, 2019.

Single hotel rooms will be available for $94.00 plus tax per night and a double hotel room (shared by 2 people) will be $47.00 plus tax per person per night. Rooms may be reserved at our rate 3 days before and after the program dates, based on hotel availability

Scholarship request and lower registration fee deadline: March 14, 2019