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Title: Insertion device and method for accurate and repeatable target insertion

The present invention discloses a device and a method for inserting and positioning a target within a free electron laser, particle accelerator, or other such device that generates or utilizes a beam of energy or particles. The system includes a three-point registration mechanism that insures angular and translational accuracy and repeatability of positioning upon multiple insertions within the same structure.
Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1368195
Assignee:
JEFFERSON SCIENCE ASSOCIATES, LLC TJNAF
Patent Number(s):
9,696,517
Application Number:
14/662,047
Contract Number:
AC05-06OR23177
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2015 Mar 18
Research Org:
Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility (TJNAF), Newport News, VA (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
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