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NE 282

Course Title: 
Charged Particle Source and Beam Technology
Course Units: 
Catalog Description: 
  • Topics in this course will include the latest technology of various types of ion and electron sources, extraction and formation of charge particle beams, computer simulation of beam propagation, diagnostics of ion sources and beams, and the applications of beams in fusion, synchrotron light source, neutron generation, microelectronics, lithography, and medical therapy. This is a general accelerator technology and engineering course that will be of interest to graduate students in physics, electrical engineering, and nuclear engineering.
Course Prerequisite: 
  • Graduate standing
  • NE 180 or equivalent
Textbook(s) and/or Other Required Materials: 
  • Course Reader
Class/Laboratory Schedule: 
  • Three hours of lecture per week