Technical Design Documentation for the ILC Positron Source (PS)

This is a collection of documents about the Positron Source.

General

Mandatory Documents
Other Documents
  • CAD models of central region: Accelerator components (D*955253), Tunnels (D*954373), lattice (D*947765)
  • Overview over available BDS lattice files:
    D. Angal-Kalinin, "ILC Beam Delivery System lattice design changes since the RDR," D*0947955
  • N. Collomb, "What work has been carried out by STFC at Daresbury/Rutherford Appleton Laboratory?"  D*0959005
RDR Reference List
  • 31: D. J. Scott et al., "Selection Of The Optimum Magnet Design For The International Linear Collider Positron Source Helical Undulator,"  Phys. Rev. ST Accel. Beams 10 (2007) 032401.
    DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevSTAB.10.03240
  • 32: F. Zhou et al., ``Start-to-end beam optics development and multi-particle tracking for the ILC undulator-based positron source,'' SLAC-PUB-12239, ILC-NOTE-2007-013 (2007).
    DOI 10.2172/898144 OSTI 898144  D*0946255
  • 33: H. Brechna, D. A. Hill and B. M. Bailey, `` 150kOe Liquid Nitrogen Cooled Pulsed Flux Concentrator Magnet,'' Rev. Sci. Instrum. 36 (1965) 1529.
    DOI: 10.1063/1.1719384
  • 34: J. W. Wang et al., "Studies of room temperature accelerator structures for the ILC positron source," SLAC-PUB-11767, In the Proceedings of Particle Accelerator Conference (PAC 05), Knoxville, Tennessee, 16-20 May 2005, pp 2827: RPPP044 
    DOI: 10.1109/PAC.2005.1591283   D*0945655

Further References

  • T. Omori et al., "Design of a polarized positron source for linear colliders,"
    Nucl. Instrum. Meth. A 500 (2003) 232 [Erratum-ibid. A 503 (2003) 658].
    DOI: 10.1016/S0168-9002(02)01985-X, 10.1016/S0168-9002(03)00988-4 [Erratum]
  • K. Floettmann, "Positron source options for linear colliders,"
    EPAC-2004-TUZACH01 (2004),
    Proceedings of the 9th European Particle Accelerator Conference (EPAC 2004), Lucerne, Switzerland, 5-9 Jul 2004, pp. 69-73 (TUZACH01.PDF).
    EDMS: D*0957115
  • V. Bharadwaj et al., "Design issues for the ILC positron source,"
    SLAC-PUB-11690, (2005),
    In the Proceedings of Particle Accelerator Conference (PAC 05), Knoxville, Tennessee, 16-20 May 2005, pp 3230 (TPPE053).
  • Y. K. Batygin, "Positron Collection in Linear Collider,"
    SLAC-PUB-11590, (2005).
    Presented at 2005 International Linear Collider Physics and Detector Workshop and 2nd ILC Accelerator Workshop, Snowmass, Colorado, 14-27 Aug 2005. Published in ECONF C0508141:ILCAW0303,2005.
  • Y. K. Batygin, "Analysis of Positron Collection in the Linear Collider,"
    SLAC-PUB-11238 (2005),
    In the Proceedings of Particle Accelerator Conference (PAC 05), Knoxville, Tennessee, 16-20 May 2005, pp 2101
    (RPPP029).
    DOI: 10.1109/PAC.2005.1591023
  • P. Schmid, "A spin rotator for the ILC,"
    EUROTEV-REPORT-2005-024 (2006). 
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Undulator

EDMS Documents
RDR References
  •  31: D. J. Scott et al., ``Selection Of The Optimum Magnet Design For The International Linear Collider Positron Source Helical Undulator,'' Phys. Rev. ST Accel. Beams 10 (2007) 032401. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevSTAB.10.032401
Further References
  • H. Olsen and L. C. Maximon, "Photon and Electron Polarization in High-Energy Bremsstrahlung and Pair Production with Screening," Phys. Rev. 114 (1959) 887.
    DOI: 10.1103/PhysRev.114.887 
  • R. C. Wingerson, "'Corkscrew'-A Device for Changing the Magnetic Moment of Charged Particles in a Magnetic Field,'' Phys. Rev. Lett. 6, 446 (1961).
    DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.6.446 
  • D. F. Alferov, Yu. A. Bashmakov and E. G. Bessonov, "Production of circular polarized electromagnetic radiation,'' Sov. Phys. Tech. Phys. 21 (1976) 1408-1411 [Zh. Tekh. Fiz. 46 (1976) 2392].
    D*0946645
  • V. E. Balakin and A. A. Mikhailichenko, "Conversion system for obtaining highly polarized electrons and positrons," Preprint INP 79-85, Budker Institute for Nuclear Physics, Novosibirsk (1979).
    D*0946525
  • E. G. Bessonov and A. A. Mikhailichenko, "Some aspects of undulator radiation forming for conversion system of the linear collider," Preprint INP 92-43, Budker Institute for Nuclear Physics, Novosibirsk (1992).
    D*0946605
  • A. Mikhailichenko, "Pulsed Helical Undulator for Test at SLAC the Polarized Positron Production Scheme. Basic Description," Cornell Preprint CBN 02-10 (2002).
    D*0946395
  • J. C. Sheppard, "Helical Undulator Radiation," LCC-0095, SLAC-TN-03-039 (2002).
    D*0946125
  • Y. Ivanyushenkov et al., "Development of a Superconducting Helical Undulator for the ILC Positron Source," EUROTeV-Report-2006-042 (2006).
    D*0946215
  • S. H. Kim and C. L. Doose, ``Development of a model superconducting helical undulator for the ILC positron source,'' PAC07-TUPMN094 (2007),
    In the Proceedings of Particle Accelerator Conference (PAC 07), Albuquerque, New Mexico, 25-29 Jun 2007, pp 1136 (TUPMN094)
    .
    DOI:10.1109/PAC.2007.4441007
  • W. Liu and W. Gai, "The Undulator Based ILC Positron Source: Production and Capturing Simulation," ILC-NOTE-2007-009 (2007).
    D*0945935
  • J. A. Clarke et al., ``Construction of a Full Scale Superconducting Undulator Module for the International Linear Collider Positron Source,'' EPAC08-MOPP070 (2008),
    In the Proceedings of 11th European Particle Accelerator Conference (EPAC 08), Magazzini del Cotone, Genoa, Italy, 23-27 Jun 2008, (MOPP070
    ).
    D*0950115
  • G. Alexander et al., "Observation of Polarized Positrons from an Undulator-Based Source," Phys. Rev. Lett. 100 (2008) 210801.
    DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.100.210801
  • J. Rochford et al., "The Development of a Superconducting Undulator for the ILC Positron Source,"
    In the Proceedings of Particle Accelerator Conference (PAC 09), Vancouver, BC, Canada, 4-8 May 2009, pp. 1839-1843 (WE2RAI01)
  • G. Alexander et al., "Undulator-Based Production of Polarized Positrons," Nucl. Instrum. Meth. A 610 (2009) 451 [arXiv:0905.3066 [physics.ins-det]].
    DOI: 10.1016/j.nima.2009.07.091
  • W. Liu and W. Gai, "Numerical Study on High K, Short Period Undulator for ILC Positron Source," ILC-NOTE-2011-058 (2011).
    D*0945855

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Photon Collimator, Target and Optical Matching Device

EDMS Documents
Photon Collimator References
  •  A. A. Mikhailichenko, "Collimators for ILC,"
    In the Proceedings of 10th European Particle Accelerator Conference (EPAC 06), Edinburgh, Scotland, 26-30 Jun 2006, pp 807-809 (MOPLS105).
  • L. Zang, I. R. Bailey and A. Wolski, "Studies on the Role of a Photon Collimator for the ILC Positron Source,"
    In the Proceedings of 11th European Particle Accelerator Conference (EPAC 08), Magazzini del Cotone, Genoa, Italy, 23-27 Jun 2008, pp. 649-651 (MOPP079).
    EDMS ID: D*0950035
  • A. Bungau et al., "Design of the Photon Collimators for the ILC Positron Helical Undulator,"
    In the Proceedings of 11th European Particle Accelerator Conference (EPAC 08), Magazzini del Cotone, Genoa, Italy, 23-27 Jun 2008, pp. 649-651 (MOPP008).
  • L. Zang, I. R. Bailey and A. Wolski, "High power photon collimators for the ILC,"
    In the Proceedings of Particle Accelerator Conference (PAC 09), Vancouver, BC, Canada, 4-8 May 2009, pp. 584-586 (MO6RFP093).

Target References

  • W. Stein et al.,
    "Thermal stress analyses for the NLC positron target,"
    SLAC-TN-03-044, LCC-0088, UCRL-ID-148936 (2002).
    EDMS: D00000000950225
  • W. T. Piggott, S. Walston and D. Mayhall, "Preliminary investigations of eddy current effects on a spinning disk,"
    UCRL-TR-224467 (2006).
    DOI: 10.2172/893982 EDMS: D00000000957265 OSTI: 893982
  • D. J. Mayhall, W. Stein and J. B. Gronberg, "Computer calculations of eddy-current power loss in rotating titanium wheels and rims in localized axial magnetic fields,"
    UCRL-TR-221440 (2006).
    DOI: 10.2172/899424 EDMS: D00000000957315 OSTI: 899424 
  • I. R. Bailey et al., "Development of a positron production target for the ILC positron source,"
    SLAC-PUB-12659 (2006),
    In the Proceedings of 10th European Particle Accelerator Conference (EPAC 06), Edinburgh, Scotland, 26-30 Jun 2006, pp 2484-2486. (WEPLS048).
    EDMS: D00000000949855
  • I. Bailey, "Positron Source Target Development Update,"
     In the Proceedings of 2007 International Linear Collider Workshop (LCWS07 and ILC07), Hamburg, Germany, 30 May - 3 Jun 2007, (SRC09).
    EDMS ID: D00000000949995
  • A. Ushakov and S. Riemann, "Radiation damage of the ILC positron source target,"
    DESY-07-204, arXiv:0712.2343 [physics.acc-ph],
    In the Proceedings of 2007 International Linear Collider Workshop (LCWS07 and ILC07), Hamburg, Germany, 30 May - 3 Jun 2007, (SRC10).
    ILCDOC: 20108
  • S. Antipov, W. Liu and W. Gai, "ILC Target Prototype Simulation by Means of FEM,"
    ILC-NOTE-2007-011 (2007).
    ILCDOC: 6949 EDMS: D00000000945815
  • S. Antipov, L. Spentzouris, W. Liu and W. Gai, "Numerical studies of International Linear Collider positron target and optical matching device field effects on beam,"
    J. Appl. Phys. 102 (2007) 014910.
    DOI: 10.1063/1.2752602
  • S. P. Antipov, W. Gai, W. Liu and L. K. Spentzouris, "Simulations of the Rotating Positron Target in the Presence of OMD Field,"
    In the Proceedings of Particle Accelerator Conference (PAC 07), Albuquerque, New Mexico, 25-29 Jun 2007, pp. 2909 (THPMN087).
    DOI: 10.1109/PAC.2007.4440617
  • I. R. Bailey et al., "A Prototype Target Wheel for the ILC Positron Source,"
    In the Proceedings of 11th European Particle Accelerator Conference (EPAC 08), Magazzini del Cotone, Genoa, Italy, 23-27 Jun 2008, pp. 706-708 (MOPP069).
    EDMS: D*0949885
  • L. J. Jenner et al., "A Study of Mechanical and Magnetic Issues for a Prototype Positron Source Target,"
    In the Proceedings of 11th European Particle Accelerator Conference (EPAC 08), Magazzini del Cotone, Genoa, Italy, 23-27 Jun 2008, pp. 715-717 (MOPP072).
    EDMS: D*0949955
  • I. Bailey et al., "Eddy Current Studies From The Undulator-Based Positron Source Target Wheel Prototype,"
    In the Proceedings of 1st International Particle Accelerator Conference: IPAC'10, Kyoto, Japan, 23-28 May 2010, pp. 4125-4127 (THPEC033)
    .
    EDMS: D*0949765

Flux Concentrator References

  • J. Gronberg: "Design of a pulsed flux concentrator for the ILC Positron Source,''
    In the Proceedings of 1st International Particle Accelerator Conference: IPAC'10, Kyoto, Japan, 23-28 May 2010, pp (THPEC037).

Photon Dump References

  • L. Keller, T. Markiewicz, and D. Walz, "Design Requirements for the Undulator Photon Dump,"
    ILC-NOTE-2007-015 (2007.
    ILCDOC: 7059  EDMS: D*0946035

Positron Source CFS Criteria

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