Accelerator Division

Photo of a completed puzzle that reads "Fermilab Accelerator Division" and is a photo collage of different scientific experiments in close-up and mid-range shots.

This 1,000-piece Fermilab Accelerator Division puzzle was completed by a Fermilab family in June 2020. The photographer is a Fermilab employee who brought this along when he visited his daughter and son-in-law, both former Fermilab employees, who shared it with their three children — after discussing each of the devices pictured.

An Accelerator Division all-hands meeting is scheduled for Monday, April 22, 1:30 p.m. in Ramsey Auditorium.  All employees are welcome to attend.  Zoom meeting information can be found here (must be on the Fermilab network).

The current ESH&Q Joule is Al Sondgeroth. As a quality assurance representative, Al Sondgeroth represents the Accelerator Division to the ESH&Q Section, disseminates quality-assurance-related information between the division and section, and identifies and helps perform AD self-assessments. He also occasionally participates in human performance improvement and incident investigations. As a member of the Muon Department, Al oversees the removal of the cables that were used for the decommissioned Accumulator. This task includes keeping track of all removed cables in their cable…