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March 5, 2018
– Proceedings were published as AIP Conference Proceedings Volume 1812 on Mar 6, 2017, and are available under open access here.

October 6, 2016 – Warren Mori is the winner of the AAC 2016 Prize. See link for details.

October 6, 2016 – The AAC 2016 Poster Prize Winners have been announced. Click here for more information.

17th Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC 2016)

Sponsored by the IEEE Council on Superconductivity
July 31st – August 5th, 2016
Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
201 Waterfront Street
National Harbor, Maryland 20745 USA

The 17th Advanced Accelerator Concepts Workshop (AAC 2016) will be held at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center from July 31st to August 5th, 2016.

AAC 2016 is a by-invitation-only biennial forum for intensive discussions on long-term research in advanced accelerator physics and technology, for applications ranging from high energy physics to photon science. AAC 2016 will organize into working groups covering the following topical areas:

  • Laser-Plasma Wakefield Acceleration
  • Computations for Accelerator Physics
  • Laser and High-Gradient Structure-Based Acceleration
  • Beam-Driven Acceleration
  • Beam Sources, Monitoring, and Control
  • Laser-Plasma Acceleration of Ions
  • Radiation Generation and Advanced Concepts
  • Advanced Laser and Beam Technology and Facilities

Please check the website periodically for updates as we finalize the detailed workshop schedule.