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Title: Variable-energy drift-tube linear accelerator

Abstract

A linear accelerator system includes a plurality of post-coupled drift-tubes wherein each post coupler is bistably positionable to either of two positions which result in different field distributions. With binary control over a plurality of post couplers, a significant accumlative effect in the resulting field distribution is achieved yielding a variable-energy drift-tube linear accelerator.

Inventors:
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OSTI Identifier:
5302401
Application Number:
ON: DE84006003
Assignee:
EDB-84-030902
DOE Contract Number:
W-7405-ENG-36
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
43 PARTICLE ACCELERATORS; LINEAR ACCELERATORS; DRIFT TUBES; CONTROL SYSTEMS; DESIGN; ENERGY SPECTRA; VARIATIONS; ACCELERATORS; SPECTRA; 430100* - Particle Accelerators- Design, Development, & Operation; 430200 - Particle Accelerators- Beam Dynamics, Field Calculations, & Ion Optics

Citation Formats

Swenson, D.A., Boyd, T.J. Jr., Potter, J.M., and Stovall, J.E.. Variable-energy drift-tube linear accelerator. United States: N. p., Web.
Swenson, D.A., Boyd, T.J. Jr., Potter, J.M., & Stovall, J.E.. Variable-energy drift-tube linear accelerator. United States.
Swenson, D.A., Boyd, T.J. Jr., Potter, J.M., and Stovall, J.E.. . "Variable-energy drift-tube linear accelerator". United States. doi:.
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