Quasi3D space charge simulation
Abstract
The longitudinal space charge effect is simulated by binning the longitudinal beam profile in order to calculate the force on the bins using the binned particle distribution via FFT, and applying momentum kick based upon this space charge force to macroparticles. Usually, the longitudinal space charge kick is calculated once per turn since the longitudinal profile doesn't change much in a single turn. Besides, the longitudinal profile is used as a weighting factor for the transverse space charge force. The transverse space charge effect is simulated by projecting the 3D beam to a 2D Gaussian distribution in order to use the complex error function to compute the transverse space charge force, and applying this space charge force to macroparticles. One transverse space charge calculation per scale length of the beam shape variation requires at least ten transverse space charge force calculations per betatron oscillation.
 Authors:
 Publication Date:
 Research Org.:
 Fermi National Accelerator Lab. (FNAL), Batavia, IL (United States)
 Sponsoring Org.:
 USDOE
 OSTI Identifier:
 902539
 Report Number(s):
 FERMILABFN0798AD
TRN: US0702976
 DOE Contract Number:
 AC0207CH11359
 Resource Type:
 Technical Report
 Country of Publication:
 United States
 Language:
 English
 Subject:
 43 PARTICLE ACCELERATORS; BEAM PROFILES; BETATRON OSCILLATIONS; DISTRIBUTION; SHAPE; SIMULATION; SPACE CHARGE; Accelerators
Citation Formats
Yang, Xi, and /Fermilab. Quasi3D space charge simulation. United States: N. p., 2007.
Web. doi:10.2172/902539.
Yang, Xi, & /Fermilab. Quasi3D space charge simulation. United States. doi:10.2172/902539.
Yang, Xi, and /Fermilab. Sun .
"Quasi3D space charge simulation". United States.
doi:10.2172/902539. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/902539.
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