PHY905 Special Problems

Accelerator Physics of FRIB (2 credit hours)

Profs. Daniela Leitner and Mike Syphers

Fall Semester 2011
Accelerator Physics

Following a general overview of particle accelerator technologies and particle beam physics, we will explore the special features and challenges related to the Facility for Rare Isotope Beams (FRIB) being designed for construction at MSU.
Contact Information

Mike Syphers

NSCL - Office 1112
517-908-7608       syphers at

Daniela Leitner

NSCL - Office 1120
517-908-7455       leitnerd at

Course meets Tuesday/Thursday 1:00 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.

to be held in the West Conference Room (NSCL) starting 1 September 2011

Enrolled students please visit the Accelerator Graduate Students site on NSCL's Alfresco Document Server for more information.

Sign up for Section 002 of PHY905 for Fall Semester 2011!


Cavities, magnets, particle motion and stability, ion sources, optical systems, re-accelerator, charge stripping, beam instrumentation, ...

Department of Physics and Astronomy
National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory
Facility for Rare Isotope Beams
Michgan State University

last updated 3 June 2011