The open archive for STFC research publications

Full Record Details

Persistent URL http://purl.org/net/epubs/work/56078
Record Status Checked
Record Id 56078
Title Assessing the Transmission of the H- Ion Beam on the Front End Test Stand
Abstract The front end test stand (FETS) is entering the next stage of construction and commissioning, with the three-solenoid magnetic low energy beam transport (LEBT) line being installed. A thorough characterization of the beam leaving the Penning H<sup>-</sup> ion source has been performed. This includes measurements of the beam current using toroids and of the transverse emittance using slit-slit scanners. These measurements are performed over a wide range of source discharge and extraction parameters in order to understand how the transmission may be improved. Comments on the quality of the beam to be injected into the FETS radio frequency quadrupole (RFQ) are given.
Organisation ISIS , ISIS-ACCEL , STFC
Keywords Physics , ion source , ion beam , negative hydrogen , low energy , ISIS 2010 Update
Funding Information
Related Research Object(s):
Language English (EN)
Type Details URI(s) Local file(s) Year
Paper In Conference Proceedings In 1st International Particle Accelerator Conference (IPAC 2010), Kyoto, Japan, 24-28 May 2010, (2010). http://accelconf.…0/papers/mopd057.pdf 2010
Showing record 1 of 1
Science and Technology Facilities Council Switchboard: 01793 442000