Particle Accelerator

Art by Todd Johnson

Electrical Engineer Turns Particle Physics into Art

Todd Johnson, a Michigan Tech graduate and special projects specialist at Fermilab in Batavia, Ill., is one of several scientists turning the patterns of data created by high-energy particle accelerator collisions into art.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/24/2013

Niowave headquarters in Lansing, a converted school built in 1891

Niowave Hosts 85 Scientists from Around the World

On Saturday, June 23, Niowave Inc. hosted 85 particle accelerator scientists from around the world at its Lansing headquarters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/24/2012

Artist's rendering of the Facility for Rare Isotope Beams (credit:

LEAP Creates ‘Accelerator Region’ Work Group

Wednesday, a group of business leaders who are in support of Michigan State University’s Facility for Rare Isotope Beams as well as other particle and laser technologies came together to develop plans to better advance these regional assets.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/13/2012

A Niowave part for a particle accelerator at Fermilab

Niowave Named Small Business Of the Year For Department of Energy

Officials from Lansing-based Niowave Inc. a manufacturer of high-tech parts for particle accelerators, accepted the SBIR/STTR Small Business of the Year from the Department of Energy at an awards banquet Tuesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/11/2011