The NuMI proton beam at Fermilab successes and challenges

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The NuMI beam at Fermilab has delivered over 5 x 10{sup 20} 120 GeV protons to the neutrino production target since the start for MINOS [1] neutrino oscillation experiment operation in 2005. We report on proton beam commissioning and operation status, including successes and challenges with this beam.

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Childress, S. & /Fermilab November 1, 2008.

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The NuMI beam at Fermilab has delivered over 5 x 10{sup 20} 120 GeV protons to the neutrino production target since the start for MINOS [1] neutrino oscillation experiment operation in 2005. We report on proton beam commissioning and operation status, including successes and challenges with this beam.

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  • Presented at 42nd ICFA Advanced Beam Dynamics Workshop on High-Intensity, High-Bightness Hadron Beams (HB 2008), Nashville, Tennessee, 25-29 Aug 2008

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  • Report No.: FERMILAB-CONF-08-380-AD
  • Grant Number: AC02-07CH11359
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 946179
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc895314

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Childress, S. & /Fermilab. The NuMI proton beam at Fermilab successes and challenges, article, November 1, 2008; Batavia, Illinois. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc895314/: accessed September 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.