Elba beach

13th Pisa Meeting on Advanced Detectors

La Biodola, Isola d'Elba (Italy)
May 24 - 30, 2015

Aim of the meeting is to review the progress in detector technology with emphasis on applications in future experiments. Participation is limited.



Past Editions


  • New ideas on detection techniques
  • Trends in tracking, calorimetry and particle identification
  • Ground, sea and space based detector systems
  • Detectors for astroparticle physics and cosmic radiation
  • Detectors for fundamental physics and gravitational waves
  • Neutrino detectors
  • Synchrotron radiation, X-ray and photon detectors
  • Front-end electronics and trigger systems
  • DAQ and data management
  • Techniques for simulations and data analysis
  • HEP techniques in medicine, biology and related fields
  • Applications to cultural heritage, environment monitoring and homeland security
  • Applied superconductivity in HEP
  • Accelerator techniques and detectors for beam monitoring
  • Technology transfer and industrial applications

International Advisory Committee

Sergio Bertolucci, CERN
Luisa Cifarelli, EPS and SIF
Francisco Del Aguila, UGR, Spain
Fernando Ferroni, INFN, Italy
Rolf-Dieter Heuer, CERN
Manfred Jeitler, HEPHY, Austria
Chi-Chang Kao, SLAC, USA
Klaus Kirch, PSI, Switzerland
Robert Kowalewski, TRIUMF, Canada
Frank Linde, NIKHEF, The Netherlands
Nigel Lockyer, FNAL, USA
Jacques Martino, IN2P3, France
Patricia McBride, FNAL, USA
Ferenc Mezei, ESS, Sweden
Joachim Mnich, DESY, Germany
Hugh E. Montgomery, JLAB, USA
Carlo Rubbia, CERN and INFN
Naohito Saito, JPARC-KEK, Japan
Alexander Skrinsky, BINP, Russia
Horst Stöcker, GSI, Germany
Atsuto Suzuki, KEK, Japan
Yifang Wang, IHEP, China
John Womersley, STFC, UK