Research Projects

Beam and Accelerator Physics

The beam and acclerator physics group is developing tools to produce and accelerate intense charged-particle beams and is investigating dynamical processes that influence the evolution of these beams. 

High Energy Physics

NIU participates in the D0 experiment at Fermilab and the ATLAS experiment at CERN.

Detector Development Group

The NICADD detector group is involved in the development of hardware and software for future experiments.

Medical Physics

NIU is initiating R&D efforts in medical physics.