Longitudinal Density Modulation and Energy Conversion in Intense Beams Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Longitudinal Density Modulation and Energy Conversion in Intense Beams

Creator

  • Author: Harris, J
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: Neumann, J
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: Tian, K
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: O'Shea, P
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

  • Sponsor: United States. Department of Energy.
    Contributor Type: Organization

Publisher

  • Name: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
    Place of Publication: Livermore, California
    Additional Info: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), Livermore, CA

Date

  • Creation: 2006-02-17

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Density modulation of charged particle beams may occur as a consequence of deliberate action, or may occur inadvertently because of imperfections in the particle source or acceleration method. In the case of intense beams, where space charge and external focusing govern the beam dynamics, density modulation may under some circumstances be converted to velocity modulation, with a corresponding conversion of potential energy to kinetic energy. Whether this will occur depends on the properties of the beam and the initial modulation. This paper describes the evolution of discrete and continuous density modulations on intense beams, and discusses three recent experiments related to the dynamics of density-modulated electron beams.
  • Physical Description: PDF-file: 56 pages; size: 1.2 Mbytes

Subject

  • Keyword: Charged Particles
  • Keyword: Particle Sources
  • STI Subject Categories: 43 Particle Accelerators
  • Keyword: Potential Energy
  • Keyword: Energy Conversion
  • Keyword: Electron Beams
  • Keyword: Space Charge
  • Keyword: Modulation
  • Keyword: Kinetic Energy
  • Keyword: Beam Dynamics

Source

  • Journal Name: Physical Review E, vol. 76, n/a, August 8, 2007, pp. 026402; Journal Volume: 76

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

  • Report No.: UCRL-JRNL-219429
  • Grant Number: W-7405-ENG-48
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 919607
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc892977