A Simulation Framework for Photon-Particle Interactions for Laserwires and Further Applications. / Alden, Siobhan; Gibson, Stephen; Nevay, Laurence.

10th International Particle Accelerator Conference. Geneva : JACoW Publishing, 2019. p. 1-4 THPRB095.

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Abstract

A model has been developed for simulating photon-particle interactions with Beam Delivery Simulation (BDSIM). BDSIM is a high energy physics program that utilises the Geant4, CLHEP, and ROOT libraries to seamlessly track particles through an accelerator. The photon-particle interactions introduce the capability for modelling a range of applications in accelerator physics. One such application is a laserwire which is a minimally invasive diagnostic technique to measure beam profiles and emittance. In this paper we describe the recent implementation of inverse Compton scattering and electron stripping of Hydrogen ions. This is demonstrated on an example beamline.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication10th International Particle Accelerator Conference
Place of PublicationGeneva
PublisherJACoW Publishing
Pages1-4
Number of pages4
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-95450-208-0
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 21 Jun 2019
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