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

University of Maryland (2008)

USPAS sponsored by the University of Maryland, College Park
held in Annapolis, Maryland
June 16-27, 2008

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June 16-27, 2008 two-week full courses

Fundamentals of Accelerator Physics and Technology with Simulations and Measurements Lab (undergraduate level)
Ying Wu and Stepan Mikhailov, Duke University and Juhao Wu, SLAC

Accelerator Physics
Waldo MacKay and Todd Satogata, Brookhaven National Lab

RF Superconductivity: Physics, Technology and Applications
Jean Delayen, Jefferson Lab
Student Presentations

Beam Dynamics Experiments on the University of Maryland Electron Ring
Rami Kishek, Santiago Bernal, Ralph Fiorito, Patrick O'Shea, Diktys Stratakis, David Sutter, and the UMER Staff

Beam Physics with Intense Space Charge
John Barnard and Steven Lund, Lawrence Livermore National Lab

June 16-20, 2008 one-week half courses

Medical Applications of Accelerators
Jay Flanz and Ben Clasie, Massachusetts General Hospital

Laser Plasma Accelerators
Carl Schroeder and Eric Esarey, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab

Vacuum Electron Devices
Alain Durand, Thales Electron Devices and Michael Langlois, ALBA Synchrotron

Beam-Based Diagnostics
Christoph Steier, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab and James Safranek, SLAC

June 23-27, 2008 one-week half courses

Radiation Detection and Imaging for Medicine and Homeland Security
Thomas Budinger, UC-Berkeley/Lawrence Berkeley National Lab and Gary Phillips, Georgetown University

Laser Applications to Accelerators
Yuelin Li, Argonne National Lab and Triveni Rao, Brookhaven National Lab

Microwave Sources
Bruce Carlsten and Steven Russell, Los Alamos National Lab

Control Room Accelerator Physics
John Galambos and Chris Allen, Oak Ridge National Lab and Chungming (Paul) Chu, SLAC