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Title: A Coreless Approaches for On/Off Marx Type Modulators

Abstract

SLAC was first to report using ON/OFF switches in Marx type modulator. The development of Marx type modulator was bounded with the NLC need. The high energy physics runs based on the ILC concept where longer modulator pulse width is required. The SLAC idea of coreless modulators was useful for other applications (medicine, military, home security, etc.). The discussed conception is presented as a continuation of the earlier published articles. Several types of the Marx ON/OFF type modulators are under consideration. This article describes the new coreless approach, based on the solid state ON/OFF Marx's topology. An AC high voltage network feeds individual Marx's cells through the inductive and diode assemblies. Further integration of the ON/OFF Marx type modulator and its power supply is proposed. Two topologies are under consideration. The first scheme is an integration of DC/DC converters with ON/OFF Marx. The second topology is based on the usage of AC network directly with ON/OFF Marx scheme.

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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
900609
Report Number(s):
SLAC-PUB-12278
TRN: US0702347
DOE Contract Number:
AC02-76SF00515
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: Contributed to 34th IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science (PPPS 2007) and 16th IEEE International Pulsed Power Conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 17-22 Jun 2007
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
43 PARTICLE ACCELERATORS; AVAILABILITY; HIGH ENERGY PHYSICS; MEDICINE; PLASMA; SECURITY; STANFORD LINEAR ACCELERATOR CENTER; SWITCHES; TOPOLOGY; Accelerators,ENG

Citation Formats

Krasnykh, Anatoly, and /SLAC. A Coreless Approaches for On/Off Marx Type Modulators. United States: N. p., 2007. Web.
Krasnykh, Anatoly, & /SLAC. A Coreless Approaches for On/Off Marx Type Modulators. United States.
Krasnykh, Anatoly, and /SLAC. Mon . "A Coreless Approaches for On/Off Marx Type Modulators". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/900609.
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abstractNote = {SLAC was first to report using ON/OFF switches in Marx type modulator. The development of Marx type modulator was bounded with the NLC need. The high energy physics runs based on the ILC concept where longer modulator pulse width is required. The SLAC idea of coreless modulators was useful for other applications (medicine, military, home security, etc.). The discussed conception is presented as a continuation of the earlier published articles. Several types of the Marx ON/OFF type modulators are under consideration. This article describes the new coreless approach, based on the solid state ON/OFF Marx's topology. An AC high voltage network feeds individual Marx's cells through the inductive and diode assemblies. Further integration of the ON/OFF Marx type modulator and its power supply is proposed. Two topologies are under consideration. The first scheme is an integration of DC/DC converters with ON/OFF Marx. The second topology is based on the usage of AC network directly with ON/OFF Marx scheme.},
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