Uppsala University Accelerator Physics Group, Department of Physics and Astronomy

Contact: Volker Ziemann

Uppsala University is the oldest university in the Nordic countries, with a living cultural environment and 40,000 students. World-class research and high quality education pursued here benefit society and business on a global level. The University is characterized by diversity and breadth, with international frontline research at nine faculties and limitless educational offerings at undergraduate and master levels.

The members of the Accelerator Physics Group participate in the realization of several large international projects ranging from the X-ray free electron laser X-FEL at DESY in Hamburg, seeding experiments at FLASH, various activities at CERN in Geneva such as the design and construction of the Two-beam Test-stand at CLIC test facility CTF3 and work at the European Spallation Source ESS in Lund, Sweden.