CERN Accelerating science

ERC Grants Supporting Alternative Accelerator Technologies

ERC grants are currently being used to support development of alternative accelerator technologies.



First pre-series sextupole for the SESAME storage ring

The ISIS facility celebrates the 10th anniversary of its radio frequency quadrupole accelerator.

CERN prepares for Future Circular Collider Study

World experts came together to launch a future circular collider (FCC) study, based on a new 80 to 100-km circular tunnel.

Latest developments in medical physics research

ICTR-PHE 2014 hosted researchers to discuss the latest developments in cancer diagnosis and treatment.

Synergies for testing Superconducting RF cavities

Within the 36 month period of the CRISP project the main objective of WP4  is to upgrade and harmonize the SRF Accelerator Structures for ESS, ILC, LHC upgrade and the European XFEL.

Accelerators for Society is live now

Visit the recently launched website to learn more on applications of particle accelerators.

From the editors

In this summer issue we are approaching the end of EuCARD and have welcomed the beginning of EuCARD-2.

Improved ion sources and beam diagnostics for FAIR and SPIRAL2

Under the CRISP project framework, WP3 aims at developing improved ion sources and beam diagnostics  for SPIRAL2 atGANIL and FAIR Proton LINAC at GSI.

Visions for the future of particle accelerators

Accelerator physicists discussing the challenges for the next 50 years of R&D in accelerator physics.