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Title: Plasmas, Dielectrics and the Ultrafast: First Science and Operational Experience at FACET

Plasmas, Dielectrics and the Ultrafast: First Science and Operational Experience at FACET FACET (Facility for Advanced Accelerator and Experimental Tests) is an accelerator R&D test facility that has been recently constructed at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory. The facility provides 20 GeV, 3 nC electron beams, short (20 {micro}m) bunches and small (20 {micro}m wide) spot sizes, producing uniquely high power beams. FACET supports studies from many fields but in particular those of Plasma Wakefield Acceleration and Dielectric Wakefield Acceleration. FACET is also a source of THz radiation for material studies. We present the FACET design, initial operating experience and first science from the facility.
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OSTI Identifier:1050846
Report Number(s):SLAC-PUB-15233
TRN: US1204667
DOE Contract Number:AC02-76SF00515
Resource Type:Conference
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Resource Relation:Conference: InvitedLinac12, Tel Aviv, 9/9/2012-9/14/2012
Research Org:SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (SLAC)
Sponsoring Org:US DOE Office of Science (DOE SC)
Country of Publication:United States
Language:English
Subject: 43 PARTICLE ACCELERATORS; 36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; ACCELERATION; ACCELERATORS; DESIGN; DIELECTRIC MATERIALS; ELECTRON BEAMS; FERMILAB ACCELERATOR; PLASMA; RADIATIONS; STANFORD LINEAR ACCELERATOR CENTER Accelerators,ACCPHY, INST, MATSCI