Technology Department

Magnets, Superconductors and Cryostats (MSC)

  • Design, construction and measurements of superconducting and normal conducting Magnets for the CERN accelerator complex.

  • Integration in the CERN accelerator complex, magnet cryostats and magnet quality control.

  • Support to operation of the accelerators for magnets, magnet performance, devices (current leads).

  • Development of associated technologies, namely superconductors, insulation and polymers, superconducting electrical devices and magnetic measurements for present and future accelerators.