Simulations and experiments of electron beams pre-modulated at the photocathode

J. G. Neumann, R. Fiorito, P. G. O'Shea, G. L. Carr, W. S. Graves, H. Loos, T. Shaftan, B. Sheehy, Y. Shen, Z. Wu

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Abstract

The University of Maryland and the Source Development Laboratory at Brookhaven National Laboratory have been collaborating on a project that explores the use of electron beam pre-modulation at the cathode to control the longitudinal structure of the electron beam. This technique could be applied to creating deliberate modulations which can lead to the generation of terahertz radiation, or creating a smooth profile in order to suppress radiation. This paper focuses on simulations that explore some of the pre-modulated cases achieved experimentally.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationProceedings of the Particle Accelerator Conference, PAC 2005
Pages704-706
Number of pages3
DOIs
StatePublished - 2005
EventParticle Accelerator Conference, PAC 2005 - Knoxville, TN, United States
Duration: May 16 2005May 20 2005

Publication series

NameProceedings of the IEEE Particle Accelerator Conference
Volume2005

Other

OtherParticle Accelerator Conference, PAC 2005
CountryUnited States
CityKnoxville, TN
Period5/16/055/20/05

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

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    Neumann, J. G., Fiorito, R., O'Shea, P. G., Carr, G. L., Graves, W. S., Loos, H., Shaftan, T., Sheehy, B., Shen, Y., & Wu, Z. (2005). Simulations and experiments of electron beams pre-modulated at the photocathode. In Proceedings of the Particle Accelerator Conference, PAC 2005 (pp. 704-706). [1590534] (Proceedings of the IEEE Particle Accelerator Conference; Vol. 2005). https://doi.org/10.1109/PAC.2005.1590534