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A study of mechanical and magnetic issues for a prototype positron source target.

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A study of mechanical and magnetic issues for a prototype positron source target. / Bailey, I. R.; Clarke, D. G.; Clarke, J. A.; Davies, K. P.; Gallagher, A. J.; Gronberg, J.; Hagler, L.; Hesselbach, S.; Jenner, L. J.; Nelson, C. J.; Piggott, T.; Rochford, J. H.

2008. Paper presented at 11th European Particle Accelerator Conference, Genoa, Italy.

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Bailey, IR, Clarke, DG, Clarke, JA, Davies, KP, Gallagher, AJ, Gronberg, J, Hagler, L, Hesselbach, S, Jenner, LJ, Nelson, CJ, Piggott, T & Rochford, JH 2008, 'A study of mechanical and magnetic issues for a prototype positron source target.', Paper presented at 11th European Particle Accelerator Conference, Genoa, Italy, 23/06/08 - 27/06/08. <http://accelconf.web.cern.ch/AccelConf/e08/papers/mopp072.pdf>

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Bailey, I. R., Clarke, D. G., Clarke, J. A., Davies, K. P., Gallagher, A. J., Gronberg, J., Hagler, L., Hesselbach, S., Jenner, L. J., Nelson, C. J., Piggott, T., & Rochford, J. H. (2008). A study of mechanical and magnetic issues for a prototype positron source target.. Paper presented at 11th European Particle Accelerator Conference, Genoa, Italy. http://accelconf.web.cern.ch/AccelConf/e08/papers/mopp072.pdf

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Bailey IR, Clarke DG, Clarke JA, Davies KP, Gallagher AJ, Gronberg J et al. A study of mechanical and magnetic issues for a prototype positron source target.. 2008. Paper presented at 11th European Particle Accelerator Conference, Genoa, Italy.

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Bailey, I. R. ; Clarke, D. G. ; Clarke, J. A. ; Davies, K. P. ; Gallagher, A. J. ; Gronberg, J. ; Hagler, L. ; Hesselbach, S. ; Jenner, L. J. ; Nelson, C. J. ; Piggott, T. ; Rochford, J. H. / A study of mechanical and magnetic issues for a prototype positron source target. Paper presented at 11th European Particle Accelerator Conference, Genoa, Italy.

Bibtex

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title = "A study of mechanical and magnetic issues for a prototype positron source target.",
abstract = "In order to construct a high yield, positron source that can meet the intensity requirements of future facilities, a robust conversion target is needed. One solution is to use a rotating titanium alloy wheel upon which a beam of photons is incident. The efficiency of capturing the resulting positrons can be optimised by immersing this system in a magnetic field. As described elsewhere, a prototype of such a target has been built at Daresbury Laboratory, to investigate the mechanical challenges associated with its construction and to study the magnetic effects that the wheel will experience. In this paper, predictions of the eddy current power losses in the target prototype obtained from magnetic modelling simulations are presented, and an initial analysis of the thermal shocks that the ILC target wheel is expected to experience due to beam loading during operation is described.",
author = "Bailey, {I. R.} and Clarke, {D. G.} and Clarke, {J. A.} and Davies, {K. P.} and Gallagher, {A. J.} and J. Gronberg and L. Hagler and S. Hesselbach and Jenner, {L. J.} and Nelson, {C. J.} and T. Piggott and Rochford, {J. H.}",
year = "2008",
month = jun,
language = "English",
note = "11th European Particle Accelerator Conference, EPAC 2008 ; Conference date: 23-06-2008 Through 27-06-2008",
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RIS

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AU - Bailey, I. R.

AU - Clarke, D. G.

AU - Clarke, J. A.

AU - Davies, K. P.

AU - Gallagher, A. J.

AU - Gronberg, J.

AU - Hagler, L.

AU - Hesselbach, S.

AU - Jenner, L. J.

AU - Nelson, C. J.

AU - Piggott, T.

AU - Rochford, J. H.

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AB - In order to construct a high yield, positron source that can meet the intensity requirements of future facilities, a robust conversion target is needed. One solution is to use a rotating titanium alloy wheel upon which a beam of photons is incident. The efficiency of capturing the resulting positrons can be optimised by immersing this system in a magnetic field. As described elsewhere, a prototype of such a target has been built at Daresbury Laboratory, to investigate the mechanical challenges associated with its construction and to study the magnetic effects that the wheel will experience. In this paper, predictions of the eddy current power losses in the target prototype obtained from magnetic modelling simulations are presented, and an initial analysis of the thermal shocks that the ILC target wheel is expected to experience due to beam loading during operation is described.

M3 - Conference paper

T2 - 11th European Particle Accelerator Conference

Y2 - 23 June 2008 through 27 June 2008

ER -