WP8: Advanced Diagnostics at Accelerators (ADA)


  • Coordinate and monitor WP8 activities
  • Contributing to the development of advanced instrumentation for hadron linacs, hadron synchrotrons, third generation light sources and free election lasers
  • Organization of topical workshops to intensify the discussion and exchange of knowledge between the accelerator laboratories
  • Sponsor short term exchange of personnel between the accelerator laboratories to realize common technical developments.


Task # Task name Task Leader
8.1 Coordination and Communication Peter Forck (GSI)
8.2 Advanced instrumentation for hadron LINACs Peter Forck (GSI)
8.3 Advanced instrumentation for hadron synchrotrons Rhodri Jones (CERN)
8.4 Advanced instrumentation for 3rd generation light sources Ubaldo Iriso (ALBA CELLS)
8.5 Advanced instrumentation for FELs Kay Wittenburg (DESY)

WP8 Events

Event name Date Location Link
Simulation, design and operational experience of Ionization Profile Monitors 21-24 May 2017 GSI (Darmstadt, Germany) Indico
Topical Workshop on “Emittance Measurements for Light Sources and FELs 29-30 Jan 2018 ALBA (Barcelona, Spain) Indico
Extracting Information from electro-magnetic monitors in Hadron Accelerators 14-16 May 2018 CERN (Geneva, Switzerland) Indico
Topical workshop on Longitudinal Diagnostics at FELs 25-27 Jun 2018 DESY (Hamburg, Germany) Indico
Topical workshop on "Next Generation Beam Position Acquisition and Feedback Systems" 12-14 Nov 2018 ALBA (Barcelona, Spain) Indico
Topical workshop on "Scintillation Screens and Optical Technology for transverse Profile Measurements" 1-3 Apr 2019 GSI & SOLARIS (Krakow, Poland) Indico
Topical workshop on "Diagnostics Experts of European Light Sources (DEELS)" 3-5 Jun 2019 ALBA & ESRF (Grenoble, France) Indico
DEELS - Diagnostics Experts of European Light Sources 16 June 2020 Virtual event Indico
Experiencing during Hadron LINAC Commissioning 25-29 Jan 2021 Virtual event Indico
Materials and Engineering Technologies for Particle Accelerator Beam Diagnostic Instruments 21-23 June 2021 Virtual event Indico