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The Division was established in 1985. The objective of the Division of Physics of Beams is the advancement and diffusion of knowledge regarding the nature and behavior of beams and the instruments for their production and use. It provides to its members, and to all members of the American Physical Society, an opportunity for coordination and a forum for discussion and communication. In addition, the Division of Physics of Beams:
2017 Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Research in Beam Physics Award
Spencer Gessner, SLAC - National Accelerator Laboratory
2018 Robert R. Wilson Prize for Achievement in the Physics of Particle Accelerators
Alexander Wu Chao, SLAC - National Accelerator Laboratory
Accelerators and Beams, Tools of Discovery and Innovation
The new 4th edition of DPB’s popular brochure, “Accelerators and Beams, Tools of Discovery and Innovation”, is now available for downloading.
Accelerators and Beams brochure
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