Manual for COMSYN: A orbit integration code for the study of beam dynamics in compact synchrotrons Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Manual for COMSYN: A orbit integration code for the study of beam dynamics in compact synchrotrons

Creator

  • Author: Huang, Y.
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

  • Sponsor: United States. Department of Energy.
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: DOE; USDOE, Washington, DC (United States)

Publisher

  • Name: Houston Univ., TX (United States)
    Place of Publication: United States

Date

  • Creation: 1991-10-01

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: COMSYN is a numerical integration code which is written for the study and design of the compact synchrotrons. An improved 4th-order Runge-Kutta method is used in COMSYN to integrate the exact equations of motion in a rectangular coordinate system. The magnetic field components of the dipole B{sub x}, B{sub y} and B{sub z} can be obtained from either measurement or directly computed data (MAGNUS, TOSCA). A spline interpolation method is then used to get the field value at the particle position. For standard quadrupole and sextupole, the analytical expression is employed to compute its field distribution.
  • Physical Description: Pages: (9 p)

Subject

  • Keyword: Numerical Solution
  • Keyword: Differential Equations
  • Keyword: Manuals
  • Keyword: Equations
  • STI Subject Categories: 43 Particle Accelerators
  • Keyword: Computerized Simulation
  • Keyword: Orbits
  • Keyword: Document Types
  • Keyword: Cyclic Accelerators
  • Keyword: Partial Differential Equations
  • Keyword: Equations Of Motion
  • Keyword: Simulation 430200* -- Particle Accelerators-- Beam Dynamics, Field Calculations, & Ion Optics
  • Keyword: Computer Codes
  • Keyword: Accelerators
  • Keyword: C Codes
  • Keyword: Iterative Methods
  • Keyword: Beam Dynamics
  • Keyword: Runge-Kutta Method
  • Keyword: Synchrotrons

Collection

  • Name: Office of Scientific & Technical Information Technical Reports
    Code: OSTI

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Other: DE92002612
  • Report No.: DOE/ER/40374-57
  • Grant Number: FG05-87ER40374
  • DOI: 10.2172/5039788
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 5039788
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1058671

Note

  • Display Note: OSTI; NTIS; INIS; GPO Dep.