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Title: High field gradient particle accelerator

Abstract

A high electric field gradient electron accelerator utilizing short duration, microwave radiation, and capable of operating at high field gradients for high energy physics applications or at reduced electric field gradients for high average current intermediate energy accelerator applications is disclosed. Particles are accelerated in a smooth bore, periodic undulating waveguide, wherein the period is so selected that the particles slip an integral number of cycles of the r.f. wave every period of the structure. This phase step of the particles produces substantially continuous acceleration in a traveling wave without transverse magnetic or other guide means for the particle. 10 figs.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Cornell University
OSTI Identifier:
7068330
Patent Number(s):
4835446 A
Application Number:
PPN: US 7-100267
Assignee:
Cornell Research Foundation, Inc., Ithaca, NY (United States) CHO; EDB-94-117993
DOE Contract Number:  
AC02-80ER10569
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 23 Sep 1987
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
43 PARTICLE ACCELERATORS; ACCELERATORS; DESIGN; ELECTRON BEAMS; ACCELERATION; RF SYSTEMS; TRAVELLING WAVE TUBES; WAVEGUIDES; BEAMS; ELECTRON TUBES; ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT; EQUIPMENT; LEPTON BEAMS; MICROWAVE EQUIPMENT; MICROWAVE TUBES; PARTICLE BEAMS; 430100* - Particle Accelerators- Design, Development, & Operation

Citation Formats

Nation, J.A., and Greenwald, S. High field gradient particle accelerator. United States: N. p., 1989. Web.
Nation, J.A., & Greenwald, S. High field gradient particle accelerator. United States.
Nation, J.A., and Greenwald, S. Tue . "High field gradient particle accelerator". United States.
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title = {High field gradient particle accelerator},
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abstractNote = {A high electric field gradient electron accelerator utilizing short duration, microwave radiation, and capable of operating at high field gradients for high energy physics applications or at reduced electric field gradients for high average current intermediate energy accelerator applications is disclosed. Particles are accelerated in a smooth bore, periodic undulating waveguide, wherein the period is so selected that the particles slip an integral number of cycles of the r.f. wave every period of the structure. This phase step of the particles produces substantially continuous acceleration in a traveling wave without transverse magnetic or other guide means for the particle. 10 figs.},
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place = {United States},
year = {1989},
month = {5}
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