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Title: Muon g-2 Experiment Shimming

The Muon g-2 experiment at Fermilab will use as its primary instrument a 52-foot-wide electromagnet that creates a precise magnetic field. In this video, Fermilab's Brendan Kiburg explains the lengthy process of finely "shimming" that magnetic field into shape.
Authors:
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1259518
Resource Type:
Other
Research Org:
FNAL (Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (FNAL), Batavia, IL (United States))
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
72 PHYSICS OF ELEMENTARY PARTICLES AND FIELDS G-2 SUPERCONDUCTING MAGNET; MAGNETIC FIELDS; MUONS; SHIMMING PROJECT