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Testing and Implementation Progress on the Advanced Photon Source (APS) Linear Accelerator (Linac) High-Power S-band Switching System

Grelick, A. E.; Arnold, N.; Berg, S.; Dohan, D.; Goeppner, G.; Kang, Y. W.; Nassiri, A.; Pasky, S.; Pile, G.; Smith, T.; ...
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  • Published: 18 Aug 2000
Abstract
An S-band linear accelerator is the source of particles and the front end of the Advanced Photon Source injector. In addition, it supports a low-energy undulator test line (LEUTL) and drives a free-electron laser (FEL). A waveguide-switching and distribution system is now under construction. The system configuration was revised to be consistent with the recent change to electron-only operation. There are now six modulator-klystron subsystems, two of which are being configured to act as hot spares for two S-band transmitters each, so that no single failure will prevent injector operation. The two subsystems are also used to support additional LEUTL capabilities a...
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