Academic Training Lecture Regular Programme

LHC Operation: Past and Future (1/3)

by Mike Lamont (CERN)

Tuesday, 10 September 2013 from to (Europe/Zurich)
at CERN ( 222-R-001 - Filtration Plant )
After a successful first running period, LHC is now well into a two year shutdown for extensive consolidation. A pedagogical overview of the machine, its operating principles, its systems and underlying accelerator physics is presented. Performance past and future is discussed. (These lectures will be presented in three parts.)