U.S. Particle Accelerator School
U.S. Particle Accelerator School
Education in Beam Physics and Accelerator Technology

Current Session

USPAS summer session
Host: UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education
Held in: Rohnert Park, California
Dates: July 15 - 26, 2024
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Next Session

USPAS winter session
Host: Michigan State University
Held in: Knoxville, Tennessee
Dates: Jan 27 - Feb 7, 2025
Details coming soon


  • Many thanks to Rohde & Schwarz for their generous loan of demo equipment in support of our new Concepts of Accelerator Science and Technology course.

  • The National Society of Black Physicists (NSBP) has added “Accelerator Physics” as a technical section with Prof. Paul Gueye (MSU) and Dr. Elena Maria Echeverria Mora (Cornell) as co-chairs. The section will be available for abstract submission at the upcoming NSBP – NSHP Conference (Houston, November 2024). More info can be found on the NSBP web site .

  • Sincere thanks to our friends at RadiaSoft LLC for generously providing student scholarship funds for our upcoming summer session.

  • Our Sekazi K. Mtingwa scholarship encourages the participation of underrepresented students in Accelerator Science & Engineering fields. Read about it here

Video Tutorials


The Koeth Group presents: Learning the nuts and bolts as well as the fundamental principle of particle accelerators using a 12-inch cyclotron.

To view the full series, click here...