Peter Cappadoro

Mechanical Engineer, Insertion Devices, Accelerator Division, Photon Sciences Directorate

Peter Cappadoro joined the Insertion Devices group on December 6, 2010 and will be responsible for using advanced approaches and techniques to design the mechanical system for the NSLS-II Magnet Development Lab and insertion devices. He will also provide technical expertise in the R&D, design, installation, and commissioning of the NSLS-II insertion devices.

Peter has over 20 years of engineering experience. Prior to arriving at BNL, he was employed at DRS Fermont and was responsible for the designing, developing, and prototyping of power generation, power conditioning, and co-generation equipment for military applications. He also worked as an instrumentation design engineer at Northrup Grumman, designing and overseeing the installation of instrumentation equipment for various military aircraft.

He received his BS in Mechanical Engineering in 1989 with a concentration in Manufacturing Engineering from the University of Hartford.

Phone: 344-2110
Fax: 631-344-4296


  • B.S. 1989: Mechanical Engineering, University of Hartford