U.S. Particle Accelerator School

Current Program

USPAS sponsored by
Stony Brook University
June 15-26, 2020
held in Melville, New York

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Hot Topics

  • Welcome and congratulations to Mike Lafky, Alyssa Miller and Alan Williams who all recently enrolled in our master's degree program with Indiana University.

  • While in San Diego we gave Soren Prestemon an Iron Man award for teaching 12 USPAS classes. Congratulations, Soren!

  • Thanks to Tech-X for letting USPAS students at our 2020 winter session use their VSim simulation tools to analyze beam and plasma systems.  

  • Our sincere thanks to Keysight Technologies for their generous loan of state-of-the-art equipment for our upcoming RF Measurements course.

Accelerator Tutorials

LHC Superconducting Magnets

Watch this first video, in a sequence of three, explain the role of superconducting magnets in the Large Hadron Collider and also explain how they work and are constructed. Used with permission: CERN

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