publication . Article . 2016

Advances in the Development of a 10-kA Class REBCO Cable for the EuCARD2 Demonstrator Magnet

Carmine Senatore; J. Fleiter; Wilfried Goldacker; A. Rutt; L. Bottura; Marc M.J. Dhalle; J. Himbele; Arnaud Badel; Anna Kario; Alexander Usoskin; ...
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Apr 2016
  • Publisher: HAL CCSD
The objective of the EuCARD2 WP10 (Future Magnets) research activity is to demonstrate high-temperature superconducting magnet technology for accelerator applications by building a short demonstrator dipole with an aperture of 40 mm, operating field of 5 T, and understood field quality. One of the magnet requirements is of small inductance, for use in long magnet strings; hence, the superconducting cable must have large current-carrying capacity, in the range of 10 kA at the operating conditions of 4.2 K and 5 T. An initial down-selection of the cable material and geometry resulted in the choice of REBCO tapes assembled in a Roebel cable as the baseline layout. ...
free text keywords: [SPI.NRJ]Engineering Sciences [physics]/Electric power, Accelerators and Storage Rings, Future Magnets (MAG) [10], 5 T HTS Dipole Magnet Design and Construction [10.3], Accelerator Magnets, HTS, Roebel Cable, Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials, Condensed Matter Physics, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Inductance, Mechanical engineering, Magnet, Superconducting magnet, Field quality, Nuclear magnetic resonance, Dipole, Aperture, Reference design, Computer science, Critical current, ddc:500.2
Funded by
Enhanced European Coordination for Accelerator Research & Development
  • Funder: European Commission (EC)
  • Project Code: 312453
  • Funding stream: FP7 | SP4 | INFRA
SNSF| Applications of Superconductivity under Extreme Conditions
  • Funder: Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF)
  • Project Code: PP00P2_144673
  • Funding stream: Careers | SNSF Professorships
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