Principles of charged particle acceleration (eBook, 2012) [University of Washington Libraries]
skip to content
Principles of charged particle acceleration

Principles of charged particle acceleration

Author: Stanley Humphries, Jr.
Publisher: Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications, [2012] ©2012
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"This authoritative text offers a unified, programmed summary of the principles underlying all charged particle accelerators -- it also doubles as a reference collection of equations and material essential to accelerator development and beam applications. The only text that covers linear induction accelerators, the work contains straightforward expositions of basic principles rather than detailed theories of  Read more...
Getting this item's online copy... Getting this item's online copy...

Find a copy in the library

Getting this item's location and availability... Getting this item's location and availability...

WorldCat

Find it in libraries globally
Worldwide libraries own this item

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Humphries, Stanley, Jr.
Principles of charged particle acceleration
(DLC) 2012015806
(OCoLC)792881191
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stanley Humphries, Jr.
ISBN: 9780486320632 0486320634
OCLC Number: 867772384
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 573 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Preface to the Dover Edition; Preface; Contents; 1. Introduction; 2.1. Charged Particle Properties; 2.2. Newton's Laws of Motion; 2.3. Kinetic Energy; 2.4. Galilean Transformations; 2.5. Postulates of Relativity; 2.6. Time Dilation; 2.7. Lorentz Contraction; 2.8. Lorentz Transformations; 2.9. Relativistic Formulas; 2.10. Nonrelativistic Approximation for Transverse Motion; 2. Particle Dynamics; 3.1. Forces between Charges and Currents; 3.4. Electrostatic and Vector Potentials; 3.5. Inductive Voltage and Displacement Current. 3.6. Relativistic Particle Motion in Cylindrical Coordinates3.7. Motion of Charged Particles in a Uniform Magnetic Field; 3. Electric and Magnetic Forces; 4.1. Static Field Equations with No Sources; 4.2. Numerical Solutions to the Laplace Equation; 4.3. Analog Methods to Solve the Laplace Equation; 4.4. Electrostatic Quadrupole Field; 4.5. Static Electric Fields with Space Charge; 4.6. Magnetic Fields in Simple Geometries; 4.7. Magnetic Potentials; 4. Steady-State Electric and Magnetic Fields; 5.1. Dielectrics; 5.2. Boundary Conditions at Dielectric Surfaces; 5.3. Ferromagnetic Materials. 5.4. Static Hysteresis Curve for Ferromagnetic Materials5.5. Magnetic Poles; 5.6. Energy Density of Electric and Magnetic Fields; 5.7. Magnetic Circuits; 5.8. Permanent Magnet Circuits; 5. Modification of Electric and Magnetic Fields by Materials; 6.1. Transverse Beam Control; 6.2. Paraxial Approximation for Electric and Magnetic Fields; 6.3. Focusing Properties of Linear Fields; 6.4. Lens Properties; 6.5. Electrostatic Aperture Lens; 6.6. Electrostatic Immersion Lens; 6.7. Solenoidal Magnetic Lens; 6.8. Magnetic Sector Lens; 6.9. Edge Focusing; 6.10. Magnetic Quadrupole Lens. 6. Electric and Magnetic Field Lenses7.1. Transverse Orbits in a Continuous Linear Focusing Force; 7.2. Acceptance and v of a Focusing Channel; 7.3. Betatron Oscillations; 7.4. Azimuthal Motion of Particles in Cylindrical Beams; 7.5. The Paraxial Ray Equation; 7.6. Numerical Solutions of Particle Orbits; 7. Calculation of Particle Orbits in Focusing Fields; 8.1. Transfer Matrix of the Quadrupole Lens; 8.2. Transfer Matrices for Common Optical Elements; 8.3. Combining Optical Elements; 8.4. Quadrupole Doublet and Triplet Lenses; 8.5. Focusing in a Thin-Lens Array. 8.6. Raising a Matrix to a Power8.7. Quadrupole Focusing Channels; 8. Transfer Matrices and Periodic Focusing Systems; 9.1. Resistors, Capacitors, and Inductors; 9.2. High-Voltage Supplies; 9.3. Insulation; 9.4. Van de Graaff Accelerator; 9.5. Vacuum Breakdown; 9.6. LRC Circuits; 9.7. Impulse Generators; 9.8. Transmission Line Equations in the Time Domain; 9.9. Transmission Lines as Pulsed Power Modulators; 9.10. Series Transmission Line Circuits; 9.11. Pulse-Forming Networks; 9.12. Pulsed Power Compression; 9.13. Pulsed Power Switching by Saturable Core Inductors.
Responsibility: Stanley Humphries.

Abstract:

"This authoritative text offers a unified, programmed summary of the principles underlying all charged particle accelerators -- it also doubles as a reference collection of equations and material essential to accelerator development and beam applications. The only text that covers linear induction accelerators, the work contains straightforward expositions of basic principles rather than detailed theories of specialized areas"--
Retrieving notes about this item Retrieving notes about this item

Reviews

User-contributed reviews

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.