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Commissioning of the electron injector for the AWAKE experiment. / Kim, S.-Y.; Doebert, S.; Apsimon, O.; Apsimon, R.; Burt, G.; Dayyani, M.; Gessner, S.; Gorgisyan, I.; Granados, E.; Mazzoni, S.; Moody, J.T.; Turner, M.; Williamson, B.; Chung, M.

In: Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, Vol. 953, 163194, 11.02.2020.

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Kim, S-Y, Doebert, S, Apsimon, O, Apsimon, R, Burt, G, Dayyani, M, Gessner, S, Gorgisyan, I, Granados, E, Mazzoni, S, Moody, JT, Turner, M, Williamson, B & Chung, M 2020, 'Commissioning of the electron injector for the AWAKE experiment', Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, vol. 953, 163194. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nima.2019.163194

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Kim, S-Y., Doebert, S., Apsimon, O., Apsimon, R., Burt, G., Dayyani, M., Gessner, S., Gorgisyan, I., Granados, E., Mazzoni, S., Moody, J. T., Turner, M., Williamson, B., & Chung, M. (2020). Commissioning of the electron injector for the AWAKE experiment. Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, 953, [163194]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nima.2019.163194

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Kim S-Y, Doebert S, Apsimon O, Apsimon R, Burt G, Dayyani M et al. Commissioning of the electron injector for the AWAKE experiment. Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment. 2020 Feb 11;953. 163194. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nima.2019.163194

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Kim, S.-Y. ; Doebert, S. ; Apsimon, O. ; Apsimon, R. ; Burt, G. ; Dayyani, M. ; Gessner, S. ; Gorgisyan, I. ; Granados, E. ; Mazzoni, S. ; Moody, J.T. ; Turner, M. ; Williamson, B. ; Chung, M. / Commissioning of the electron injector for the AWAKE experiment. In: Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment. 2020 ; Vol. 953.

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title = "Commissioning of the electron injector for the AWAKE experiment",
abstract = "The advanced wakefield experiment (AWAKE) at CERN is the first proton beam-driven plasma wakefield acceleration experiment. The main goal of AWAKE RUN 1 was to demonstrate seeded self-modulation (SSM) of the proton beam and electron witness beam acceleration in the plasma wakefield. For the AWAKE experiment, a 10-meter-long Rubidium-vapor cell together with a high-power laser for ionization was used to generate the plasma. The plasma wakefield is driven by a 400 GeV/c proton beam extracted from the super proton synchrotron (SPS), which undergoes a seeded self-modulation process in the plasma. The electron witness beam used to probe the wakefields is generated from an S-band RF photo-cathode gun and then accelerated by a booster structure up to energies between 16 and 20 MeV. The first run of the AWAKE experiment revealed that the maximum energy gain after the plasma cell is 2 GeV, and the SSM mechanism of the proton beam was verified. In this paper, we will present the details of the AWAKE electron injector. A comparison of the measured electron beam parameters, such as beam size, energy, and normalized emittance, with the simulation results was performed.",
keywords = "Plasma, Wakefield, AWAKE, Electron injector",
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AU - Kim, S.-Y.

AU - Doebert, S.

AU - Apsimon, O.

AU - Apsimon, R.

AU - Burt, G.

AU - Dayyani, M.

AU - Gessner, S.

AU - Gorgisyan, I.

AU - Granados, E.

AU - Mazzoni, S.

AU - Moody, J.T.

AU - Turner, M.

AU - Williamson, B.

AU - Chung, M.

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N2 - The advanced wakefield experiment (AWAKE) at CERN is the first proton beam-driven plasma wakefield acceleration experiment. The main goal of AWAKE RUN 1 was to demonstrate seeded self-modulation (SSM) of the proton beam and electron witness beam acceleration in the plasma wakefield. For the AWAKE experiment, a 10-meter-long Rubidium-vapor cell together with a high-power laser for ionization was used to generate the plasma. The plasma wakefield is driven by a 400 GeV/c proton beam extracted from the super proton synchrotron (SPS), which undergoes a seeded self-modulation process in the plasma. The electron witness beam used to probe the wakefields is generated from an S-band RF photo-cathode gun and then accelerated by a booster structure up to energies between 16 and 20 MeV. The first run of the AWAKE experiment revealed that the maximum energy gain after the plasma cell is 2 GeV, and the SSM mechanism of the proton beam was verified. In this paper, we will present the details of the AWAKE electron injector. A comparison of the measured electron beam parameters, such as beam size, energy, and normalized emittance, with the simulation results was performed.

AB - The advanced wakefield experiment (AWAKE) at CERN is the first proton beam-driven plasma wakefield acceleration experiment. The main goal of AWAKE RUN 1 was to demonstrate seeded self-modulation (SSM) of the proton beam and electron witness beam acceleration in the plasma wakefield. For the AWAKE experiment, a 10-meter-long Rubidium-vapor cell together with a high-power laser for ionization was used to generate the plasma. The plasma wakefield is driven by a 400 GeV/c proton beam extracted from the super proton synchrotron (SPS), which undergoes a seeded self-modulation process in the plasma. The electron witness beam used to probe the wakefields is generated from an S-band RF photo-cathode gun and then accelerated by a booster structure up to energies between 16 and 20 MeV. The first run of the AWAKE experiment revealed that the maximum energy gain after the plasma cell is 2 GeV, and the SSM mechanism of the proton beam was verified. In this paper, we will present the details of the AWAKE electron injector. A comparison of the measured electron beam parameters, such as beam size, energy, and normalized emittance, with the simulation results was performed.

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