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Author Kashikhin, V.
Sponsorship Council on Superconductivity ♦ Appl. Superconductivity Conference Inc ♦ MIT
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©2002
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Natural sciences & mathematics ♦ Physics ♦ Electricity & electronics ♦ Technology ♦ Engineering & allied operations ♦ Applied physics
Subject Keyword Superconducting coils ♦ Iron ♦ Superconducting magnets ♦ Apertures ♦ Magnetic flux ♦ Geometry ♦ Accelerator magnets ♦ Magnetic fields ♦ Linear accelerators ♦ Particle beams ♦ superconducting magnets ♦ Accelerator magnets ♦ coils ♦ iron ♦ magnetic fields
Abstract Linear accelerators based on superconducting magnet technology use a large number of relatively weak superconducting quadrupoles. In this case an iron dominated quadrupole is the most cost effective solution. The field quality in this magnet is defined by iron poles; the magnet air gap is minimal as are coil ampere-turns. Nevertheless, it has long racetrack type coils, which must be rigid and fixed by a mechanical structure to provide the needed mechanical stability. The novel concept of using circular superconducting coils in such a quadrupole type is described, with a discussion of quadrupole parameters, and results of 3D magnetic designs. Variants of short and long sectional quadrupoles and multipoles are presented.
Description Author affiliation :: Fermi Nat. Accel. Lab., Batavia, IL, USA
ISSN 10518223
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2010-06-01
Publisher Place U.S.A.
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
Volume Number 20
Issue Number 3
Size (in Bytes) 540.30 kB
Page Count 4
Starting Page 196
Ending Page 199

Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library