30 September 2013 to 4 October 2013
US/Pacific timezone

New Applications of the RHIC LLRF Platform (2): The BNL R & D Energy Recovery Linac LLRF System

Not scheduled
Poster

Speaker

Kevin Smith (BNL)

Description

Since late 2011, efforts have been underway to commission the major RF systems of the BNL R & D ERL. These are a 5-cell SRF linac cavity and a half cell SRF photo cathode RF gun, both at 703 MHz (RHIC h=9000). The LLRF system also supplies the 703MHz reference for the SRF gun drive laser operating at a rep rate of 9.4MHz (RHIC h=120). The R & D ERL systems are the first application of the RHIC LLRF Platform to control of SRF systems. This paper will discuss the LLRF system architecture, commissioning challenges and results to date.

Primary author

Co-authors

Presentation Materials

There are no materials yet.