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Title PAMELA : lattice solution for a medical C6+ therapy facility
Abstract PAMELA (Particle Accelerator for MEdicaL Applications) employs novel non-scaling Fixed Field Alternating Gradient (ns-FFAG) technology in the development of a proton and C6+ particle therapy facility. One of the chal- lenges of this design is the acceleration of high energy C6+ in a lattice which enables high flexibility and reliability for treatments, yet remains minimal in size and complexity. Discussed here is the carbon 6+ lattice solution in terms of both design and performance.
Organisation ASTeC , ASTeC-IB , STFC
Keywords Physics , particle therapy , accelerator , FFAG
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Language English (EN)
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Paper In Conference Proceedings In 1st International Particle Accelerator Conference (IPAC'10), Kyoto, Japan, 23-28th May, 2010, (2010). http://accelconf.…/papers/mopea022.pdf 2010
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