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Accession Number DE2012-1045182
Title Linac Energy Management for LCLS.
Publication Date Jul 2012
Media Count 3p
Personal Author D. Rogind G. White M. Woodley P. Chu P. Krejcik R. Iverson
Abstract Linac Energy Management (LEM) is a control system program that scales magnet field set-point settings following a change in beam energy. LEM is necessary because changes in the number, phase, and amplitude of the active klystrons change the beam's rigidity, and therefore, to maintain constant optics, one has to change focusing gradients and bend fields accordingly. This paper describes the basic process, the control system application programs we developed for LEM, and some of the implementation lessons learned at the Linac Coherent Light Source (LCLS).
Keywords Accelerators
Control systems
Energy management
Light sources

Source Agency Technical Information Center Oak Ridge Tennessee
NTIS Subject Category 46 - Physics
Corporate Author Stanford Research Inst., Menlo Park, CA.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1303
Contract Number DE-AC02-76SF00515

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