Joshi to describe new accelerators, Nov. 1
Posted October 29, 2007; 09:20 a.m.
Chandrashekhar Joshi, a professor of electrical engineering at the University of California-Los Angeles, will deliver a lecture on the future of particle accelerators at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1, in 101 Friend Center.
His talk, titled "Surfing Plasma Waves: A New Paradigm for Particle Accelerators," is this year's Plasma Science and Technology Distinguished Speaker Lecture. Joshi is known worldwide for developing the field of laser and electron beam-driven plasma-based particle accelerators.
The lecture is sponsored by the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory and the School of Engineering and Applied Science.