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RIS citation export for TUPO042: RF Results of Nb Coated SRF Accelerator Cavities via HiPIMS

AU  - Burton, M.C.
AU  - Lukaszew, R.A.
AU  - Palczewski, A.D.
AU  - Phillips, H.L.
AU  - Reece, C.E.
AU  - Valente-Feliciano, A-M.
ED  - Schaa, Volker RW
ED  - Pei, Guoxi
ED  - Chin, Yong Ho
ED  - Fu, Shinian
ED  - Zhao, Ning
TI  - RF Results of Nb Coated SRF Accelerator Cavities via HiPIMS
J2  - Proc. of LINAC2018, Beijing, China, 16-21 September 2018
CY  - Beijing, China
T2  - Linear Accelerator Conference
T3  - 29
LA  - english
AB  - Bulk Niobium (Nb) SRF (superconducting radio frequency) cavities are currently the preferred method for acceleration of charged particles at accelerator facilities around the world. Since the SRF phenomena occurs within a shallow depth of 40 nm (for Nb), a proposed option has been to deposit a superconducting Nb thin film on the interior of a cavity made of a suitable alternative material such as copper or aluminum. While this approach has been attempted in the past using DC magnetron sputtering (DCMS), such cavities have never performed at the bulk Nb level. However, new energetic condensation techniques for film deposition offer the opportunity to create suitably thick Nb films with improved density, microstructure and adhesion compared to traditional DCMS. One such technique that has been developed somewhat recently is ’High Power Impulse Magnetron Sputtering’ (HiPIMS). Here we report early results from various thin film coatings carried out on 1.3 GHz Cu Cavities, a 1.5 GHz Nb cavity and small Cu coupon samples coated at Jefferson Lab using HiPIMS.
PB  - JACoW Publishing
CP  - Geneva, Switzerland
SP  - 427
EP  - 430
KW  - cavity
KW  - site
KW  - superconductivity
KW  - niobium
DA  - 2019/01
PY  - 2019
SN  - 2226-0366
SN  - 978-3-95450-194-6
DO  - DOI: 10.18429/JACoW-LINAC2018-TUPO042
UR  - http://jacow.org/linac2018/papers/tupo042.pdf
ER  -