Technical Division

Mission of Technical Division

  • Pursue highly innovative R&D program in superconducting magnets and SRF for accelerators to advance the lab’s scientific mission and to help in defining the lab’s future direction
  • Operate accelerator test facilities to maximize the lab’s scientific productivity and impact
  • Develop and build next generation accelerators and detectors using cutting-edge technologies
  • Educate and train the next generation of physicists and engineers


Division Leadership

Sergey Belomestnykh

Division Head



Anna Grassellino

Deputy Division Head



Arkadiy Klebaner

Associate Division Head / Cryogenics 




Alexander Romanenko

Associate Division Head/SRF




Romesh Sood

Associate Division Head



George Velev 

Associate Division Head /Magnets



 Victor Yarba

Associate Division Head




Labwide Calendar


Workshop on RF superconductivity gathers experts from diverse areas of physics

November 27, 2017

…enabling future accelerator-based science … Sam Posen, scientist/TD working on developing niobium-tin thin films for accelerating cavities….

Northwestern, Fermi National Accelerator Lab launch new research center

…understanding physical processes that limit the accelerating field .. push the performance level toward theoretical limits,” Sauls…

LCLS-II prototype cryomodule: a success story

March 22, 2017

Particularly evident in the pCM testing – the ability of the Technical and Accelerator division personnel to accomplish the task at hand.

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Martina Martinello wins 2018 IEEE PAST Doctoral Student Award 

November 28, 2017

PAST has awarded Fermilab scientist Martina Martinello the 2018 IEEE PAST Doctoral Student Award. 

Performance recognition awards go to employees

October 16, 2017

Material Science Lab – material science behind nitrogen doping and SRF cavity performance puzzles.​​

Fermilab scientists Eric Dahl and Anna Grassellino received the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers.

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