INSTITUTE OF COSMOS SCIENCES

University of Barcelona

Gascón Fora David

SCIENTIFIC INFORMATION
Position: Engineer
Field of research: Experimental Particle Physics
CONTACT WEB PAGE
Email: david.gasconicc.ub.edu
Phone: (+34) 934039189  
Office: 6.07 - Get there (PHYS1)  
PRESENTATION

Technical director of UB instrumentation service "Servei IDEAS UB" (SiUB)

Development of read-out electronics for scientific and industrial instrumentation. From low-noise and high speed front end electronics to digital back-end acquisition systems, including slow control and monitoring electronics.

Design of hardware and software for particle physics experiments, astrophysics and medical imaging.

RD on radiation detectors and readout electronics.

More than 150 papers in international reviews or conference proceedings in the fields of microelectronics, electronics and nuclear instrumentation. The most relevant ones are summarized below.

More than 15 years experience as mixed-mode microelectronics designer.

Project leader of the design, fabrication and commissioning of the electronics of SPD detector of the LHCb experiment, the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), located at CERN, Geneva, Switzerland.

LINES OF RESEARCH
  • Microelectronics design, mixed signal ASICs, low noise electronics, front end electronics
  • Detector and scientific instrumentation
  • Fast photosensor readout.