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Title Electrostatic ultra-low-energy antiproton recycling ring
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Abstract There is a strong need to push forward developments in the storage and control of ultra-low-energy antiproton beams to enable important scientific research. To this end, a small electrostatic ring, and associated electrostatic acceleration section, is being designed and developed by the QUASAR group. The ring will be placed on the MUSASHI beamline at the CERN-AD. It will serve as a prototype for the future ultra-low energy storage ring (USR), to be integrated at the facility for low-energy antiproton and ion research (FLAIR) and will enable various components of the USR to be tested and optimised. A reaction microscope will be integrated in the ring to enable partial ionisation cross section measurements to be made. This small recycler ring will be unique due to its combination of size, electrostatic nature and energy and type of circulating particles (ca 3–30 keV antiprotons). Ashort electrostatic ccelerating section is also being developed, which will be placed between the beamline and the ring to accelerate the antiprotons from.
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Keywords Reaction microscope , AD recycler project , Physics , Injection , Electrostatic ring , Accelerating , Antiproton , Beamline
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Language English (EN)
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Journal Article Hyperfine Interact 199, no. 1 (2011): 311-319. Is in proceedings of: 5th International Conference on Trapped Charged Particles and Fundamental Physics (TCP 2010), Tunturihotelli, Saariselkä, Finland, 12-16 Apr 2010. doi:10.1007/s10751-011-0326-4 2011
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