Sep 11 – 13, 2019
Paul Scherrer Institut; CH-5232 Villigen PSI; Hörsaal PSI Bildungszentrum: OSGA/EG06
Europe/Zurich timezone


Thank you for joining the

EWPAA 2019 from 11 to 13 September 2019



Welcome to EWPAA 2019!

Dear Colleagues,

It is our pleasure to announce that the European Workshop on Photocathodes for Particle Accelerator Applications (EWPAA 2019), will be held at the Paul Scherrer Institut, Switzerland, from September 11 to 13, 2019.

We invite you to participate to this workshop with focus on the recent progress in research and development of photocathodes for accelerator applications. Contributions are welcome from all related topics, including operational experience, preparation, instrumentations, theoretical modelling, industrial applications and novel materials. The scientific programme of the workshop will consist of invited talks and contributed presentations, either in the form of oral presentations or posters.

The workshop will be held from Wednesday noon to Friday noon with the Wednesday afternoon assigned for the poster session.  A visit at the SwissFEL facility and the photocathode laboratory as well as the workshop dinner will be held on Thursday.

Poster contributions can be submitted until September 1st (send abstracts to Poster size must not exceed A0 with portrait orientation.

At this stage there are no more available time slots for oral contributions.


Scientific Programme Committee

Julius Kühn (HZB)
Thorsten Kamps (HZB)
Tim Noakes (UKRI STFC)
Lee Jones (UKRI STFC)
Rong Xiang (HZDR)
Antonella Lorusso (INFN Lecce)
Christoph Hessler (CERN)
Romain Ganter (PSI)

Local Organizing Committee
Romain Ganter (PSI)
Silvia Bacher (PSI)