General Lab Information


EDIT (Excellence in Detector and Instrumentation Technologies) is a school series that is devoted to young researchers, in their graduate studies or in their first year as post docs, seeking to acquire a deeper knowledge on the major aspects of detectors and instrumentation technologies for particle physics. The school comprises lectures and four courses with hands-on experiments, including beam tests, on silicon sensors, silicon systems, calorimetry and gas detectors.

Program Overview

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  • Silicon Sensors: Design, Fabrication, and Testing
  • Integrated Electronics for Detector Readouts
  • Data Acquisition Systems for Quick Prototyping of Detectors Readout and an Experiment
  • Liquid Argon Detectors: Physics, Design, and Operation
  • Liquid Scintillators: Properties, Fabrication, and Analysis
  • RF Cosmology: Techniques, Instrumentation, and Data
  • Quantum Network: Concepts, Components, and Capabilities

Training Enrollment Application

To be eligible to participate, all applicants must submit their application online by June 30, 2023. Applicants will receive notification of acceptance by July 31, 2023. Please contact the training coordinator if you have questions.

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Local Organizers

  • Gabriella Carini (BNL)
  • Michael Begel (BNL)
  • Hucheng Chen (BNL)
  • Sara Capp (BNL)

Sponsors and/or Co-sponsors


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EDIT Instrumentation Schools

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Important Dates

April 12, 2023 Enrollment application opens
June 30, 2023 Enrollment application closes
July 31, 2023 Notification of enrollment acceptance (by e-mail)
August 1, 2023 Registration (for accepted applicants) opens
August 31, 2023 Additional registration deadline for all participants who do not have an active appointment with Brookhaven Lab
August 31, 2023 Registration (for accepted applicants) closes

Training Information

Note: This event falls under Exemption D (Formal classroom training held at Federal facilities, which does not exhibit indicia of a formal conference as outlined in the Conference/Event Exemption Request Form.)