Characterising the Signal Processing System for Beam Position Monitors at the Front End Test Stand. / Boorman, Gary; Gibson, Stephen; Gale, J; Rajaeifar, N.; Jolly, Simon; Lawrie, Scott; Letchford, Alan.

4th International Beam Instrumentation Conference : IBIC2015, Melbourne, Australia. Geneva : JACoW Publishing, 2016. p. 526-529 TUPB073.

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Characterising the Signal Processing System for Beam Position Monitors at the Front End Test Stand. / Boorman, Gary; Gibson, Stephen; Gale, J; Rajaeifar, N.; Jolly, Simon; Lawrie, Scott; Letchford, Alan.

4th International Beam Instrumentation Conference : IBIC2015, Melbourne, Australia. Geneva : JACoW Publishing, 2016. p. 526-529 TUPB073.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Harvard

Boorman, G, Gibson, S, Gale, J, Rajaeifar, N, Jolly, S, Lawrie, S & Letchford, A 2016, Characterising the Signal Processing System for Beam Position Monitors at the Front End Test Stand. in 4th International Beam Instrumentation Conference : IBIC2015, Melbourne, Australia., TUPB073, JACoW Publishing, Geneva, pp. 526-529. https://doi.org/10.18429/JACoW-IBIC2015-TUPB073

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Boorman, G., Gibson, S., Gale, J., Rajaeifar, N., Jolly, S., Lawrie, S., & Letchford, A. (2016). Characterising the Signal Processing System for Beam Position Monitors at the Front End Test Stand. In 4th International Beam Instrumentation Conference : IBIC2015, Melbourne, Australia (pp. 526-529). [TUPB073] JACoW Publishing. https://doi.org/10.18429/JACoW-IBIC2015-TUPB073

Vancouver

Boorman G, Gibson S, Gale J, Rajaeifar N, Jolly S, Lawrie S et al. Characterising the Signal Processing System for Beam Position Monitors at the Front End Test Stand. In 4th International Beam Instrumentation Conference : IBIC2015, Melbourne, Australia. Geneva: JACoW Publishing. 2016. p. 526-529. TUPB073 https://doi.org/10.18429/JACoW-IBIC2015-TUPB073

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Boorman, Gary ; Gibson, Stephen ; Gale, J ; Rajaeifar, N. ; Jolly, Simon ; Lawrie, Scott ; Letchford, Alan. / Characterising the Signal Processing System for Beam Position Monitors at the Front End Test Stand. 4th International Beam Instrumentation Conference : IBIC2015, Melbourne, Australia. Geneva : JACoW Publishing, 2016. pp. 526-529

BibTeX

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title = "Characterising the Signal Processing System for Beam Position Monitors at the Front End Test Stand",
abstract = "A number of beam position monitors (BPM) are being installed at the Front End Test Stand (FETS) H– ion source at the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, UK, as part of the 3 MeV medium energy beam transport. The FETS ion source delivers pulses up to 2 ms long at a rate up to 50 Hz and a maximum current of 60 mA, with a 324 MHz micro-bunch structure imposed by the frequency of the FETS RF acceleration cavity. The response of an in- house designed button BPM has been simulated and then characterised on a wire-based test-rig and the results are presented. The output from a custom algorithm running on a commercial PXI-based FPGA signal processing system is evaluated using test signals from both a function generator and the BPM in the test-rig, to verify the speed and precision of the processing algorithm. The processing system can determine the beam position in eight BPMs, with a precision of better than 20 μm, within one microsecond of the signal sampling being completed.",
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