The Advanced Photon Source
a U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science User Facility

Main Control Room

Mission Statement
  1. Safe, reliable, attentive, and responsive operation of APS accelerator systems, ensuring optimal machine performance, high availability, and excellent service to users.
  2. Application of integrated understanding of accelerator, safety, and facility systems to provide reliable advice, decisions, and scheduling for accelerator operation, repair, maintenance, and enhancement.
  3. Administer group Lock Out / Tag Out for tunnel access
  4. Operate Access Control Interlock System to ensure personnel safety from ionizing radiation.
  5. Development, maintenance, and application of software for accurate, timely operation of APS accelerator systems.


MCR Group Members

APS MCR operations logbook*