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RIS citation export for WEPOR042: LLRF Control of High Loaded-Q Cavities for the LCLS-II

AU - Serrano, C.
AU - Babel, S.
AU - Bachimanchi, R.
AU - Boyes, M.
AU - Chase, B.E.
AU - Cullerton, E.
AU - Doolittle, L.R.
AU - Einstein, J.
AU - Hong, B.
AU - Hovater, C.
AU - Huang, G.
AU - Ratti, A.
ED - Petit-Jean-Genaz, Christine
ED - Kim, Dong Eon
ED - Kim, Kyung Sook
ED - Ko, In Soo
ED - Schaa, Volker RW
TI - LLRF Control of High Loaded-Q Cavities for the LCLS-II
J2 - Proc. of IPAC2016, Busan, Korea, May 8-13, 2016
C1 - Busan, Korea
T2 - International Particle Accelerator Conference
T3 - 7
LA - english
AB - The SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory is planning an upgrade (LCLS-II) to the Linear Coherent Light Source with a 4 GeV CW Superconducting Radio Frequency (SCRF) linac. The nature of the machine places stringent requirements in the Low-Level RF (LLRF) system, expected to control the cavity fields within 0.01 degrees in phase and 0.01% in amplitude, which is equivalent to a longitudinal motion of the cavity structure in the nanometer range. This stability has been achieved in the past but never for hundreds of superconducting cavities in Continuous-Wave (CW) operation. The difficulty resides in providing the ability to reject disturbances from the cryomodule, which is incompletely known as it depends on the cryomodule structure itself (currently under development at JLab and Fermilab) and the harsh accelerator environment. Previous experience in the field and an extrapolation to the cavity design parameters (relatively high Q_{L}c≈ 4×10⁷ , implying a half-bandwidth of around 16 Hz) suggest the use of strong RF feedback to reject the projected noise disturbances, which in turn demands careful engineering of the entire system.
CP - Geneva, Switzerland
SP - 2765
EP - 2767
KW - cavity
KW - controls
KW - feedback
KW - linac
DA - 2016/06
PY - 2016
SN - 978-3-95450-147-2
DO - 10.18429/JACoW-IPAC2016-WEPOR042
UR - http://jacow.org/ipac2016/papers/wepor042.pdf
ER -