|MOPO129||Recent Results from the Study of Emittance Evolution at MICE||270|
Funding: STFC, DOE, NSF, INFN, CHIPP and more
The Muon Ionization Cooling Experiment (MICE) has measured the evolution of emittance due to ionization energy loss. Muons were focused onto an absorber using a large aperture solenoid. Lithium-hydride and liquid hy- drogen-absorbers have been studied. Diagnostic devices were placed upstream and downstream of the focus, ena- bling the phase-space coordinates of individual muons to be reconstructed. By observing the properties of ensem- bles of muons, the change in beam emittance was meas- ured. Data taken during 2016 and 2017 are currently un- der study to evaluate the change in emittance due to the absorber for muon beams with various initial emittance, momenta, and settings of the magnetic lattice. The current status and the most recent results of these analyses will be presented.
Submitted by the MICE speakers Bureau. If accepted a member of the collaboration will be selected for the mission
|DOI •||reference for this paper ※ https://doi.org/10.18429/JACoW-LINAC2018-MOPO129|
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