U.S. Particle Accelerator School

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USPAS sponsored by
University of New Mexico
June 17 - 28, 2019
held in Albuquerque, New Mexico

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USPAS sponsored by
University of California, San Diego
January 13-24, 2020
held in San Diego, California

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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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