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Advanced Light Source Accelerator Physics Program

Berkeley Lab Laser Accelerator (BELLA) Center
  • Controls Software Engineer (posting 99726) working on laser-driven plasma particle and photon acceleration experiments (e.g. staging of multiple plasma sections, energy recycling from wakefields, light source development, etc.), and general experimental BELLA Center activities
Fusion Sciences & Ion Beam Technology Program
  • Physicist Research Scientist (Career-Track) (posting 100024), managing several research projects, developing and operating the experiments in the laboratory, as well as providing simulation support for the experiments, working collaboratively to develop our main science areas: applications of Associated Particle imaging for agriculture, space missions, and new application areas, quantum information processing, and accelerator and detector development.
Superconducting Magnet Program
  • Postdoctoral Scholar (posting 100543), contributing to the design and analysis of superconducting magnets.
  • Postdoctoral Scholar (posting 99620), performing both metallographic microscopy and non-destructive image analysis using Machine Learning (ML) models and Python script or equivalent, as well as room temperature and cryogenic temperature electrical and mechanical measurements.
  • Research Scientist (posting 99609), working primarily on materials characterization and research in support of the SMP programs and projects by conducting research in low- and high-temperature superconducting wire performance and cable and production analyses, including modeling (machine learning) and facility improvements.

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