Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

Fabrication and Testing of a Combined Superconducting Magnet for the TESLA Test Facility

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

11 Author(s)

An international collaboration at DESY is currently studying the possibilities of a new type of particle accelerator: the superconducting linear collider, developed under the project name TESLA. The TESLA Test Facility is trying to establish a well-developed collider design, which will also be helpful for the design of a superconducting X-ray Free Electron Laser facility (XFEL), a project approved by the German Government and now in its initial stage. Besides, XFEL will be the ideal workbench to improve the necessary components for the next International Linear Collider (ILC). This paper is about the fabrication and testing of the first prototype of a combined superconducting magnet for focusing and steering purposes, in the framework of the Spanish contribution to the TESLA project. It consists of a quadrupole and two dipole concentric coils, one horizontal and another one, vertical. The double pancake winding technique with a ribbon of eight pre-glued wires has been used in order to develop a cheap method for the quadrupole coils in industrial scale, as the accelerator would need about 800 magnets. The coils were fully instrumented with voltage taps to study the quench propagation. The magnet has been successfully tested at DESY and the results are reported in this paper

Published in:

Applied Superconductivity, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:16 ,  Issue: 2 )

Date of Publication:

June 2006

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.