Giulio Stancari, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist

address Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Mail Station 339
P.O. Box 500
Batavia, Illinois 60510 U.S.A.
office New Muon Lab, 205-B
phone +1 630 840 3934
fax +1 630 840 6039
Dr. Giulio Stancari speaking at the 2015 International Particle Accelerator Conference. Photograph by Josh Power.

Curriculum Vitae [PDF]


Senior Scientist 2017–present
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, Batavia, IL

Scientist I 2011–2017
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, Batavia, IL

Associate Scientist 2009–2011
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, Batavia, IL

Research Assistant Professor 2008–2009
Idaho State University, Pocatello, ID
Jefferson Lab, Newport News, VA

Staff Physicist 2005–2014 (on leave 2009–2014)
Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare (INFN), Ferrara, Italy

Post-doctoral Researcher 2001–2005
Università di Ferrara, Italy
Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare (INFN), Legnaro, Italy
Istituto Nazionale di Fisica della Materia (INFM), Siena, Italy

Research Associate 1998–2000
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, Batavia, IL

Research Assistant 1996–1997
Università di Ferrara, Italy

Exchange Scholar summers of 1994 and 1995
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, Batavia, IL



Ph.D. in Physics, Università di Ferrara, Italy, January 1999: Measurements of the magnetic form factor of the proton at large timelike momentum transfers, FERMILAB-THESIS-1998-28. Advisors: Prof. R. Calabrese and Prof. D. Bettoni.

M.Sc. in Physics, summa cum laude, Università di Ferrara, Italy, July 1995: Studio dei decadimenti del mesone ψ' (Study of the decays of the ψ' meson). Advisor: Prof. D. Bettoni.



Lecture series on Introduction to Beam Physics and Accelerator Technology for undergraduate and graduate students at Università di Ferrara, Italy:
May 2015 | June 2016 | April 2017 | April 2018 | April 2019.

Accelerator Physics (PHYS 499 / PHYS 630) for graduate students and advanced undergraduates at Idaho State University, Spring 2009.

Accelerator Physics for undergraduates at Università di Ferrara, Italy, 2008

Electromagnetism problem sessions at Università di Ferrara, Italy, 2001-2007

Seminars for high-school teachers organized by M. Bellei of AIF


Awards and Honors

CERN Visiting Scientist, 2016–present

Employee Reward and
Recognition, March 2015 Employee Reward and Recognition, Fermilab Accelerator Physics Center, 2015.

IEEE logo IEEE Senior Member, May 2014.

Exceptional Performance Recognition Award, September 2011 Exceptional Performance Recognition Award, Fermilab, 2011.

Employee Reward and Recognition, September 2010 Employee Reward and Recognition, Fermilab Accelerator Physics Center, 2010.

CAS Poster 2003 Best Poster Award 2003 Best Poster Award, CERN Accelerator School, 2003.

Francesco Viviani Award for Excellence in High-School Performance, 1990.


Selected Publications

More complete author lists from

A. Gorzawski, R. B. Appleby, M. Giovannozzi, A. Mereghetti, D. Mirarchi, S. Redaelli, B. Salvachua, G. Stancari, G. Valentino, and J. F. Wagner,
Probing LHC halo dynamics using collimator loss rates at 6.5 TeV,
Phys. Rev. Accel. Beams 23, 044802 (2020)

X. Gu, W. Fischer, Z. Altinbas, A. Drees, J. Hock, R. Hulsart, C. Liu, A. Marusic, T. A. Miller, M. Minty, G. Robert-Demolaize, Y. Tan, P. Thieberger, H. Garcia Morales, D. Mirarchi, S. Redaelli, A. I. Pikin, and G. Stancari,
Halo removal experiments with hollow electron lens in the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider,
Phys. Rev. Accel. Beams 23, 031001 (2020)

G. Stancari and A. Valishev (editors),
Special Issue of the Journal of Instrumentation on Accelerator Science and Technology Research at the Fermilab Integrable Optics Test Accelerator, February 2020

I. Lobach, V. Lebedev, S. Nagaitsev, A. Romanov, G. Stancari, A. Valishev, A. Halavanau, Z. Huang, and K.-J. Kim,
Statistical properties of undulator radiation in the IOTA storage ring,
arXiv:1912.06737 [physics.acc-ph]

M. Fitterer, G. Stancari, A. Valishev, S. Redaelli, and D. Valuch,
Resonant and random excitations on the proton beam in the Large Hadron Collider for active halo control with pulsed hollow electron lenses,
arXiv:1804.07418 [physics.acc-ph]

Y. H. Jo, J. S. Kim, G. Stancari, M. Chung, and H. J. Lee,
Control of the diocotron instability of a hollow electron beam with periodic dipole magnets,
Physics of Plasmas 25, 011607 (2018)

S. Antipov, D. Broemmelsiek, D. Bruhwiler, D. Edstrom, E. Harms, V. Lebedev, J. Leibfritz, S. Nagaitsev, C.-S.  Park, H. Piekarz, P. Piot, E. Prebys, A. Romanov, J. Ruan, T. Sen, G. Stancari, C. Thangaraj, R. Thurman-Keup, A. Valishev, and V. Shiltsev,
IOTA (Integrable Optics Test Accelerator): Facility and Experimental Beam Physics Program,
FERMILAB-PUB-16-562-AD-APC, arXiv:1612.06289 [physics.acc-ph],
J. Instrum. 12, T03002 (2017)

G. Stancari, V. Previtali, A. Valishev, R. Bruce, S. Redaelli, A. Rossi, B. Salvachua Ferrando,
Conceptual design of hollow electron lenses for beam halo control in the Large Hadron Collider,
arXiv:1405.2033, FERMILAB-TM-2572-APC (June 2014)

G. Stancari,
Calculation of the transverse kicks generated by the bends of a hollow electron lens,
arXiv:1403.6370, FERMILAB-FN-0972-APC (March 2014)

A. Valishev and G. Stancari,
Electron lens as beam-beam wire compensator in HL-LHC,
arXiv:1312.1660, FERMILAB-TM-2571-APC

G. Valentino, R. Assmann, R. Bruce, F. Burkart, V. Previtali, S. Redaelli, B. Salvachua, G. Stancari, and A. Valishev,
Beam diffusion measurements using collimator scans in the LHC,
Phys. Rev. ST Accel. Beams 16, 021003 (2013), FERMILAB-PUB-13-040-APC

G. Stancari and A. Valishev,
Bunch-by-bunch measurement of transverse coherent beam-beam modes in the Fermilab Tevatron collider,
Phys. Rev. ST Accel. Beams 15, 041002 (2012), arXiv:1104.4366, FERMILAB-PUB-11-181-APC

G. Stancari,
Diffusion model for the time evolution of particle loss rates in collimator scans: a method for measuring stochastic trasverse beam dynamics in circular accelerators,
arXiv:1108.5010, FERMILAB-FN-0926-APC

N. Mokhov et al.,
Tevatron beam halo collimation system: design, operational experience and new methods,
JINST 6, T08005 (2011), FERMILAB-PUB-11-378-APC

G. Stancari, A. Valishev, G. Annala et al.,
Collimation with hollow electron beams,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 107, 084802 (2011), arXiv:1105.3256, FERMILAB-PUB-11-192-AD-APC

V. Shiltsev, G. Stancari, and A. Valishev,
Ambient betatron motion and its excitation by `ghost lines' in Tevatron,
JINST 6, P08002 (2011), FERMILAB-PUB-11-202-APC

M. Bellei, P. Bussei, G. Stancari,
Determinazione della carica specifica dell'elettrone per mezzo della deflessione magnetica dei raggi catodici,
La Fisica nella Scuola XLII, 53 (2009), [PDF]

D. Oellers et al.,
Polarizing a stored proton beam by spin flip?
Phys. Lett. B 674, 269 (2009)

S. N. Atutov et al.,
Experimental study of vapor-cell magneto-optical traps for efficient trapping of radioactive atoms,
Eur. Phys. J. D 53, 89 (2009), arXiv:0811.1161

S. Sanguinetti et al.,
Accurate measurements of transition frequencies and isotope shifts of laser-trapped francium,
Opt. Lett. 34, 893 (2009)

C. de Mauro et al.,
Measurement of diffusion coefficients of francium and rubidium in yttrium based on laser spectroscopy,
Phys. Rev. A 78, 063415 (2008), arXiv:0808.0152

G. Stancari, L. Corradi, and A. Dainelli
A beam transport line for magneto-optical trapping experiments with radioactive francium,
Nucl. Instrum. Methods Phys. Res. A 594, 321 (2008)

G. Stancari et al.,
Francium sources and traps for fundamental interaction studies,
Eur. Phys. J. ST 150, 389-392 (2007)

M. Andreotti et al. (Fermilab E835 Collaboration),
Precision measurements of the total and partial widths of the ψ(2S) charmonium meson with a new complementary-scan technique in pp annihilations,
Phys. Lett. B 654, 74 (2007), arXiv:hep-ex/0703012

G. Stancari et al.,
Francium sources at LNL: design and performance,
Rev. Sci. Instrum. 77, 03A701 (2006)

G. Stancari et al.,
Production of radioactive beams of francium,
Nucl. Instrum. Methods Phys. Res. A 557, 390 (2006)

N. Brambilla et al. (Quarkonium Working Group),
Heavy quarkonium physics,
hep-ph/0412158, CERN Yellow Report 2005-005, FERMILAB-FN-0779 top cite 400+

L. Corradi et al.,
Excitation functions for 208-211Fr produced in the 18O + 197Au fusion reaction,
Phys. Rev. C 71, 014609 (2005)

S. N. Atutov et al.,
Production and trapping of francium atoms,
Nucl. Phys. A 746, 421 (2004)

S. Atutov et al.,
Cooling and trapping of radioactive atoms: the Legnaro francium magneto-optical trap,
J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 20, 953 (2003)

M. Andreotti et al. (Fermilab E835 Collaboration),
Interference study of the χc0 (13P0) in the reaction p p → π0 π0,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 091801 (2003)

D. P. McGinnis, G. Stancari, and S. J. Werkema,
Beam decelerations with variable momentum compaction in the Fermilab Antiproton Accumulator,
Nucl. Instrum. Methods Phys. Res. A 506, 205 (2003)

M. Andreotti et al. (E-835 Collaboration),
Measurements of the magnetic form factor of the proton for timelike momentum transfers,
Phys. Lett. B 559, 20 (2003)

M. Ambrogiani et al. (Fermilab E835 Collaboration),
Study of the χc0 (13P0) state of charmonium formed in pp annihilations,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 83, 2902 (1999)

M. Ambrogiani et al. (Fermilab E835 Collaboration),
Measurements of the magnetic form factor of the proton in the timelike region at large momentum transfer,
Phys. Rev. D. 60, 032002 (1999)

M. Ambrogiani et al.,
Results from the E835 scintillating fiber detector,
Nucl. Instrum. Methods Phys. Res. A 419, 632 (1998)

M. Ambrogiani et al.,
Construction and performance of a cylindrical scintillating fiber detector for experiment 835 at FNAL,
IEEE Trans. Nucl. Sci. 44, 460 (1997)


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