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Title Magnet Design For The ISIS Second Target Station Proton Beam Line
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Abstract The ISIS facility, based at the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory in the UK, is an intense source of neutrons and muons for condensed matter research. The accelerator facility delivers an 800 MeV proton beam of 2.5x10^13 protons per pulse at 50 Hz to the present target station. As part of a facility upgrade, it is planned to share the source with a second, 10 Hz, target station. The beam line supplying this target will extract from the existing target station beam line. Electromagnetic Finite Element Modelling techniques have been used to design the magnets required to meet the specified beam line optics. Kicker, septum, dipole, quadrupole, and steering magnets are covered. The magnet design process, involving 2D and 3D modelling, the calculation of ideal shims and chamfers, choice of steel, design of conducting coils, handling of heating issues and eddy current effects, is discussed.
Organisation CCLRC , ISIS , ISIS-ACCEL
Keywords Physics , Engineering , Magnet Design , Finite Element Modeling
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Conference Proceedings 2005 Particle Accelerator Conference (PAC05), Knoxville, Tennessee, May 2005 MPPT019.pdf
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