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Title

  • Main Title Argonne National Laboratory high-performance network support of APS experiments

Creator

  • Author: Knott, M.J.
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: McMahon, R.J.
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

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

Publisher

  • Name: Argonne National Laboratory
    Place of Publication: Illinois
    Additional Info: Argonne National Lab., IL (United States)

Date

  • Creation: 1995-12-31

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Under the Scientific Facilities Initiative, IPNS is planning to double its operation to 32 weeks/yr. Additional scientific and technical support staff will be added for the greatly expanded user program. The IPNS Upgrade Feasibility Study was published in April 1995 and is a thoroughly documented study on a 1-MW pulsed spallation neutron source at Argonne, including cost and schedule. A new booster target ({sup 235}U-Mo alloy) has been designed that will increase the neutron flux by a factor of {approximately}3 and construction will begin soon. A new small angle diffractometer (SAND) is in the final stages of commissioning, a prototype inelastic scattering spectrometer for Chemical Excitations (CHEX) was recently constructed and an upgraded quasielastic spectrometer (QENS) has been designed. IPNS has gained considerable operating experience with solid methane moderators, including controlled heating at periodic intervals in order to anneal the accumulated radiation induced stored energy.
  • Physical Description: 4 p.

Subject

  • Keyword: Advanced Photon Source
  • STI Subject Categories: 43 Particle Accelerators
  • Keyword: Specifications
  • Keyword: Computer Networks
  • STI Subject Categories: 99 Mathematics, Computers, Information Science, Management, Law, Miscellaneous
  • Keyword: Computerized Control Systems
  • Keyword: Planning
  • Keyword: Data Acquisition Systems
  • Keyword: Security

Source

  • Conference: SRI `95: synchrotron radiation instrumentation symposium and the 7. users meeting for the advanced photon source (APS), Argonne, IL (United States), 16-20 Oct 1995

Collection

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

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Article

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Other: DE96004288
  • Report No.: ANL/ASD/CP--87667
  • Report No.: CONF-9510119--10
  • Grant Number: W-31-109-ENG-38
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 198897
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc666551

Note

  • Display Note: INIS; OSTI as DE96004288