Swapan Chattopadhyay

SwapanChattopadhyay Swapan Chattopadhyay, Northern Illinois University professor and director of accelerator science and joint appointee with Fermilab in the directorate and Accelerator Division (APC), wrote this column. Recently I had the privilege of being asked by the laboratory leadership to bring a fresh perspective and lead a working group on accelerator science during the Strategic 10-year Plan Workshop (services account login required), which met from Jan. 7-8. Our group, which includes Director Nigel Lockyer, set aside two full days, focusing…