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Accession Number DE2012-1045806
Title Facet Tolerances for Static and Dynamic Misalignment.
Publication Date 2012
Media Count 3p
Personal Author J. Frederico M. J. Hogan T. Raubenheimer
Abstract The Facility for Advanced Accelerator and Experimental Tests (FACET) at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory is designed to deliver a beam with a transverse spot size on the order of 10 Em approx. 10 Em in a new beam-line constructed at the two kilometer point of the SLAC linac. Commissioning the beamline requires mitigating alignment errors and their effects, which can be significant and result in spot sizes orders of magnitude larger. Sextupole and quadrupole alignment errors in particular can introduce errors in focusing, steering, and dispersion which can result in spot size growth, beta mismatch, and waist movement. Alignment errors due to static misalignments, mechanical jitter, energy jitter, and other physical processes can be analyzed to determine the level of accuracy and precision that the beamline requires. It is important to recognize these effects and their tolerances in order to deliver a beam as designed.
Keywords Accelerators
Accuracy
Alignment
Commissioning
Fermilab accelerator
Focusing
Quadrupoles
Stanford Linear Accelerator Center
Tolerances

 
Source Agency Technical Information Center Oak Ridge Tennessee
NTIS Subject Category 46 - Physics
Corporate Author Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, CA.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1226
Contract Number DE-AC02-76SF00515

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