Introductory lectures

New to accelerator science? This lecture series aims to introduce a range of topics and provide a broad overview of accelerator topics. Each year the incoming CI students take these lectures in the autumn term. Follow the syllabus links to find out what topics are covered.

 Course ID  Course Name and Syllabus  Instructor  Video  Slides and Tutorials
 CI-Acc-101 Introduction to Particle accelerators Dr Graeme Burt 1 2 1 2
 CI-Acc-102 Electromagnetics and Relativity Dr Jonathan Gratus 1 2 3 4 1-4
 CI-RF-103 Introduction to RF Dr Graeme Burt 1 2 1 2 3 4
 CI-Beam-104 Introduction to Beam Dynamics Dr Robert Appleby 1 2 3 4 5 6 1-3 4-6
 CI-Beam-105 Lattice design and computational dynamics Dr Robert Apsimon and Dr Oznur Mete 1 2 3 4 5 6 1 2 3 4 5 6
 CI-Mag-106 Conventional Magnets for Accelerators Dr Ben Shepherd 1 2 3 4 1 2 3 4
 CI-SWA-107 Introduction to short-wavelength accelerators Dr Guoxing Xia 1 2 3 4 1-2 3-4