LDRD at Fermilab Past Awards / Completed Projects


FY2014 was the first year for Laboratory Directed Research and Development (LDRD) at Fermilab. The first projects have finished. Shortly, they will produce a final report that will be linked here along with their publications and other deliverables. For a list of on-going projects, please click (here).




Sam Posen / Alexander Romanenko

Nb3Sn superconducting RF cavities to reach gradients up to 90MV/m and enable 4.2K operation of accelerators


Marcelle Soares-Santos

Dark Energy Survey and Gravitational Waves






Phil DeMar

Application-Oriented Network Traffic Analysis based on GPUs


Juan Estrada

Deployment and operation of a prototype CCD array at Reactor Site for detection of Coherent Neutrino-Nucleus Interaction


Sarah Lockwitz

From Magic to Method: Characterizing High Voltage in Liquid Argon TPCs with Breakdown in liquid argon cryostat for high voltage experiments


Greg Saewert

HF GaN Driver