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RIS citation export for MOPB16: Continuous Beam Energy Measurements at Diamond Light Source

TY - CONF
AU - Vitoratou, N.
AU - Karataev, P.
AU - Rehm, G.
ED - Schaa, Volker RW
TI - Continuous Beam Energy Measurements at Diamond Light Source
J2 - Proc. of IBIC2018, Shanghai, China, 9-13 September 2018
C1 - Shanghai, China
T2 - International Beam Instrumentation Conference
T3 - 7
LA - english
AB - Resonant Spin Depolarization (RSD) is a well-known technique that has been employed by Diamond Light Source (DLS) for beam energy measurements. In this project, we study a new approach to make RSD compatible with user beam operation and provide a continuously updated online measurement. An array of four custom-made scintillation detectors has been installed around the beam pipe, downstream of collimators to capture the highest fraction of lost particles and maximize the count rate. The excitation is gated to half of the stored bunches and the acquisition system counts losses in both halves independently. Using the count in the un-excited part for normalisation suppresses external factors that modify the loss rate. Different parameters of the measurement, like excitation kick strength and duration have been explored to optimise depolarisation and to increase the reliability of the measurement.
PB - JACoW Publishing
CP - Geneva, Switzerland
SP - 107
EP - 110
KW - polarization
KW - beam-losses
KW - operation
KW - wiggler
KW - resonance
DA - 2018/11
PY - 2018
SN - 978-3-95450-201-1
DO - 10.18429/JACoW-IBIC2018-MOPB16
UR - http://jacow.org/ibic2018/papers/mopb16.pdf
ER -