Joint Universities Accelerator School
Dr. Philippe Lebrun
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Dr. Philippe Lebrun is a graduate of Ecole des Mines (Paris) and the California Institute of Technology (Pasadena), He worked on the design, construction and management of high-energy particle accelerator projects at CERN from the 1970s until his retirement in 2016.


With a background in superconducting magnets and cryogenics, he led the “Accelerator Technology” department of CERN during the construction of the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), CERN’s flagship facility.


A former lecturer at the Joint Universities Accelerator School (JUAS), he is now directing the School.