Excellence in Detectors and Instrumentation Technologies

INFN - Laboratori Nazionali di Frascati, Italy  October 20-29, 2015


The EDIT symposium Scientific Agenda  will offer:

  • a series of Plenary lectures
  • 8 days of hands-on lectures and laboratory courses
  • in-depth tours of working facilities

Students are gathered into 8 groups of 6 students each, 48 students total.
Each group follows a program, covering all topics offered, with hands-on lectures interleaved with laboratory courses on the following topics:

  • Accelerator Physics
  • DAQ and Trigger Systems
  • Detectors for calorimetry
  • Gaseous tracking detectors
  • Electronics for Particle Detectors
  • Synchrotron Radiation applications
  • Solid-state detectors
  • Laser Ranging space characterization

Experts in the fields will support the participants in their learning process by providing continuous guidance as Tutors, experts who prepared the experimental set-ups, and Professors of Excellence, lecturers or experts who will support the students with additional explanations and critical discussions.

On Saturday October 24th, a visit to the LNGS - Gran Sasso National Laboratory , the largest underground laboratory for experiments in particle physics, particle astrophysics and nuclear astrophysics.

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