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Beam Physicist

  • Attractive
  • Switzerland
  • 16 Jan 2020

FunctionsAs a Beam Physicist, you will be responsible for the exploitation of secondary and tertiary beams in the CERN accelerator complex. You will set up, adapt, and develop particle beams, participate in the design of experimental facilities, directly interact with the experiments and collaborate and guide the operations team to optimally exploit the beamlines according to the needs of experiments.In particular, you will be expected to:Take responsibility for the exploitation of the secondary beams in the PS East and SPS North Areas and in the CERN accelerator complex, ensuring that the beams operate at high efficiency to fulfil the yearly physics programme;Perform particle beam design...

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