R&D towards cooling of the RHIC collider

  • Ben-Zvi I
  • Brennan J
  • Burrill A
  • et al.
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Abstract

We introduce the R&D program for electron-cooling of the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider (RHIC). This electron cooler is designed to cool 100 GeV/nucleon bunched-beam ion collider at storage energy using 54 MeV electrons. The electron source will be an RF photocathode gun. The accelerator will be a superconducting energy recovery linac. The frequency of the accelerator is set at 703.75 MHz. The maximum bunch frequency is 28.15 MHz, with bunch charge of 10 nC. The R&D program has the following components: The photoinjector, the superconducting linac, start-to-end beam dynamics with magnetized electrons, electron cooling calculations and development of a large superconducting solenoid.

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Ben-Zvi, I., Brennan, J., Burrill, A., Calaga, R., Citver, G., Hahn, H., … Zaltsman, A. (2003). R&D towards cooling of the RHIC collider. Proceedings of the Particle Accelerator Conference, 39–41. https://doi.org/10.1109/PAC.2003.1288834

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