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Jiahang Shao

Postdoctoral Appointee

Jiahang Shao is a member of the Argonne Wakefield Accelerator facility (AWA). He works on structure R&D for beam-driven wakefield acceleration as well as high brightness cathode research.

Biography

Jiahang Shao works at the Argonne Wakefield Accelerator facility (AWA). His research topics include structure and accelerating scheme R&D for beam-driven structure-based wakefield acceleration, rf breakdown in high gradient accelerating structures, and field emission. He is also working with collaborators on high brightness field emission/photoemission cathode research on the Argonne Cathode Test-stand.

Jiahang Shao received his PhD from Tsinghua University, China, in 2016. He was a visiting student at the AWA group from 2013-2015. He joined the AWA group as a postdoctoral appointee in 2016.

  • 09/2007-07/2011 Bachelor, Department of Electronic Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing
  • 09/2011-07/2016 Ph.D., Department of Engineering Physics, Tsinghua University, Beijing
  • 09/2013-08/2015 Visiting Scholar, High Energy Physics, Argonne National Laboratory
  • 10/2016-present, Postdoctoral Appointee, High Energy Physics, Argonne National Laboratory