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Title: APS-U Definitions of Signs and Conventions Related to Magnets

The APS-U is planned to be a 4th generation hard X-ray light source utilizing a multi-bend achromat (MBA) magnet lattice. The MBA lattice will be installed in the existing APS storage ring enclosure. The stored electron beam will circulate clockwise when viewed from above. The X-ray beamlines will for the most part exit at the same source points as the present APS. This document defines the signs and conventions related to the APS-U MBA magnets. Included in this document are: the local magnet coordinate system, definitions of mechanical and magnetic centers, definitions of multipole field errors, magnetic roll angle, and magnet polarities.
 [1] ;  [2]
  1. Argonne National Lab. (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States). Accelerator Systems Division
  2. Brookhaven National Lab. (BNL), Upton, NY (United States). Superconducting Magnet Division
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Technical Report
Research Org:
Argonne National Lab. (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Basic Energy Sciences (BES) (SC-22)
Contributing Orgs:
Brookhaven National Lab. (BNL), Upton, NY (United States)
Country of Publication:
United States