Benchmarking / Crosschecking DFS in the ILC Main Linac
In an effort to compare beam dynamics and create a ''benchmark'' for Dispersion Free Steering (DFS) a comparison was made between different ILC simulation programs while performing DFS. This study consisted of three parts. First, a simple betatron oscillation was tracked through each code. Secondly, a set of component misalignments and corrector settings generated from one program was read into the others to confirm similar emittance dilution. Thirdly, given the same set of component misalignments DFS was performed independently in each program and the resulting emittance dilution was compared. Performance was found to agree exceptionally well in all three studies.
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- 43 PARTICLE ACCELERATORS; BEAM DYNAMICS; BETATRON OSCILLATIONS; DILUTION; LINEAR ACCELERATORS; PERFORMANCE; SIMULATION Accelerators,ACCPHY
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