Overview Of Control System For Jefferson Lab`s High Power Free Electron Laser

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In this paper the current plans for the control system for Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility`s (Jefferson Lab`s) Infrared Free Electron Laser (FEL) are presented. The goals for the FEL control system are fourfold: (1) to use EPICS and EPICS compatible tools, (2) to use VME and Industry Pack (IPs) interfaces for FEL specific devices such as controls and diagnostics for the drive laser, high power optics, photocathode gun and electron-beam diagnostics, (3) to migrate Continuous Electron Beam Accelerator Facility (CEBAF) technologies to VME when possible, and (4) to use CAMAC solutions for systems that duplicate CEBAF technologies such as ... continued below

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Hofler, A. S.; Grippo, A. C.; Keesee, M. S. & Song, J. December 31, 1997.

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In this paper the current plans for the control system for Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility`s (Jefferson Lab`s) Infrared Free Electron Laser (FEL) are presented. The goals for the FEL control system are fourfold: (1) to use EPICS and EPICS compatible tools, (2) to use VME and Industry Pack (IPs) interfaces for FEL specific devices such as controls and diagnostics for the drive laser, high power optics, photocathode gun and electron-beam diagnostics, (3) to migrate Continuous Electron Beam Accelerator Facility (CEBAF) technologies to VME when possible, and (4) to use CAMAC solutions for systems that duplicate CEBAF technologies such as RF linacs and DC magnets. This paper will describe the software developed for FEL specific devices and provide an overview of the FEL control system.

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  • 1997 international conference on accelerator and large experimental physics control systems, Beijing (China), 3-9 Nov 1997

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  • Other: DE98001690
  • Report No.: DOE/ER/40150--1216
  • Report No.: CONF-971171--;JLAB-ACC--97-33
  • Grant Number: AC05-84ER40150
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 629003
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc695130

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Hofler, A. S.; Grippo, A. C.; Keesee, M. S. & Song, J. Overview Of Control System For Jefferson Lab`s High Power Free Electron Laser, article, December 31, 1997; Newport News, Virginia. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc695130/: accessed May 26, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.