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RIS citation export for THPO084: BPM Time of Flight Measurements for Setting-up the RF Cavities of the CERN Linac4

TY  - CONF
AU  - Bozzolan, M.
ED  - Schaa, Volker RW
ED  - Pei, Guoxi
ED  - Chin, Yong Ho
ED  - Fu, Shinian
ED  - Zhao, Ning
TI  - BPM Time of Flight Measurements for Setting-up the RF Cavities of the CERN Linac4
J2  - Proc. of LINAC2018, Beijing, China, 16-21 September 2018
CY  - Beijing, China
T2  - Linear Accelerator Conference
T3  - 29
LA  - english
AB  - The newly constructed H⁻ LINAC4 at CERN has recently completed its first extended reliability run. It is equipped with Beam Position Monitors (BPMs) based on shorted-stripline pick-up electrodes to measure both position and Time of Flight (ToF). The ToF, in turn used to calculate the kinetic energy of the beam, is determined through signal phase shift measurements between pairs of BPMs. ToF measurements are performed by scanning of the phase of the RF injected into the cavities to find the nominal RF settings for optimal beam acceleration. This paper focuses on the technical aspects of the ToF measurement as well as on the results obtained during beam commissioning and their comparison with beam dynamics simulations.
PB  - JACoW Publishing
CP  - Geneva, Switzerland
SP  - 879
EP  - 881
KW  - linac
KW  - cavity
KW  - DTL
KW  - electron
KW  - simulation
DA  - 2019/01
PY  - 2019
SN  - 2226-0366
SN  - 978-3-95450-194-6
DO  - DOI: 10.18429/JACoW-LINAC2018-THPO084
UR  - http://jacow.org/linac2018/papers/thpo084.pdf
ER  -