Roberto Saban at Fusing the Project World conference at the ITER Project on 4 September 2015.
CERN Engineering Department Head
Laurea in Scienze dell’Informazione, University of Pisa, July 1974
M.Sc. in Computer Science, Herriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, November 1975
System and application programming of mini-computers for the secondary beam lines of the SPS and participation to the operation of the experimental areas.
Computing in the embedded micro-processors for the beam instrumentation of LEP. Design and implementation of the system driving the Beam Synchronous Timing of LEP.
Participation in the setting-up of the Industrial Controls Group focusing on equipment and techniques used for process control in industry.
Leader of a multi-disciplinary team running the LHC Test String 1 and organizing the experiments.
Design and construction of the next generation facility, the LHC Prototype Full-Cell (String 2). Participation to the design of the electrical feedbox for String 2 in collaboration with BINP. Operation of the facility.
Implementation and management of the “Hardware Baseline” of the LHC Project containing then engineering documentation.
Project Leader for the Commissioning of the Technical Systems of the LHC.
Group Leader for the completion of the installation and consolidation activities and carrying out the commissioning of the technical systems of LHC.
Group Leader of the Industrial Controls and Electronics Group
Deputy Department Head of the Engineering Department Department
Head of the Engineering Department