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RIS citation export for THPV012: LHC Collimation Controls System for Run III Operation

AU  - Azzopardi, G.
AU  - Di Castro, M.
AU  - Redaelli, S.
AU  - Salvachua, B.
AU  - Solfaroli Camillocci, M.
AU  - Valentino, G.
ED  - Furukawa, Kazuro
ED  - Yan, Yingbing
ED  - Leng, Yongbin
ED  - Chen, Zhichu
ED  - Schaa, Volker R.W.
TI  - LHC Collimation Controls System for Run III Operation
J2  - Proc. of ICALEPCS2021, Shanghai, China, 14-22 October 2021
CY  - Shanghai, China
T2  - International Conference on Accelerator and Large Experimental Physics Control Systems
T3  - 18
LA  - english
AB  - The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) collimation system is designed to protect the machine against unavoidable beam losses. The collimation system for the LHC Run 3, starting in 2022, consists of more than 100 movable collimators located along the 27 km long ring and in the transfer lines. The cleaning performance and machine protection role of the system critically depend on the accurate positioning of the collimator jaws. The collimation control system in place enables remote control and appropriate diagnostics of the relevant parameters. This ensures that the collimators dynamically follow optimum settings in all phases of the LHC operational cycle. In this paper, an overview of the top-level software tools available for collimation control from the control room is given. These tools range from collimator alignment applications to generation tools for collimator settings, as well as collimator scans, settings checks and machine protection sequences. Amongst these tools the key upgrades and newly introduced tools for the Run 3 are presented.
PB  - JACoW Publishing
CP  - Geneva, Switzerland
SP  - 888
EP  - 893
KW  - alignment
KW  - collimation
KW  - controls
KW  - operation
KW  - software
DA  - 2022/03
PY  - 2022
SN  - 2226-0358
SN  - 978-3-95450-221-9
DO  - doi:10.18429/JACoW-ICALEPCS2021-THPV012
UR  - https://jacow.org/icalepcs2021/papers/thpv012.pdf
ER  -