Target Systems Department

Holidays provide a wonderful opportunity to connect with family and friends, to be grateful and celebrate recent achievements and to look forward to new endeavors. On Dec. 1, the Fermilab accelerator directorate’s Target Systems Department hosted a 2022 holiday multicultural potluck in the Booster Tower West Penthouse/Grotto. The participants were invited to share their cultural holiday traditions and bring their signature dishes to represent the cultural diversity of the TSD community. The day before the event, a group of volunteers…

On the splendid sunny day of Sept. 14, The Target Systems Department (TSD) at Fermilab hosted a cookout social at MI-8. There had been many recent achievements by the TSD community that warranted a celebration. To name a few, the completion of NuMI 1MW upgrade, operation of NuMI, BNB, and AP0 target stations, progress on LBNF, PIP-II, Mu2e and High Power Targetry R&D, summer shutdown activities, target station devices spare fabrications and many new ideas on the science front were…