FFAG'17 International Workshop on FFAG Accelerators

US/Eastern
Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor) (Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY)

Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

Anna Petway (BNL), Dejan Trbojevic (BNL), Francois Meot (BNL), Nicholaos Tsoupas (BNL), Scott Berg (BNL)
Description

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The annual International Workshop on Fixed Field Alternating Gradient (FFAG) Accelerators for 2017 will be held at Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY from September 6-11, 2017.


Abstract Submissions
Committee Lunch (Saturday, Sept 9th)
Dining Guide in Campus
Downtown Restaurant Map
Participant List
School AGENDA 9/6 & 9/7
Transportation Schedule to Workshop Location
Workshop Administrator
    • 9:00 AM 9:45 AM
      Introduction to and history of FFAGs 45m PSB 401 & 403

      PSB 401 & 403

      Speaker: francois meot (bnl)
      Slides
    • 9:45 AM 10:15 AM
      Scaling FFAG Optics 30m PSB 401 & 403

      PSB 401 & 403

      Speaker: francois meot (bnl)
    • 10:15 AM 10:45 AM
      Introduction to Bmad/Tao 30m PSB 401 & 403

      PSB 401 & 403

      Speakers: Chris Mayes (SLAC), David Sagan (Cornell Univ.)
      more information
      Material for Bmad and Tao are available at:
      https://github.com/ChristopherMayes/bmad-school/wiki
    • 10:45 AM 11:00 AM
      Coffee Break 15m PSB 401 & 403

      PSB 401 & 403

    • 11:00 AM 12:00 PM
      Bmad/Tao Concepts 1h PSB 401 & 403

      PSB 401 & 403

      Speakers: Chris Mayes (cmayes@slac.stanford.edu), David Sagan (Cornell)
    • 12:00 PM 1:00 PM
      Lunch on your own 1h see dining guides

      see dining guides

    • 1:00 PM 3:00 PM
      Bmad optics matching examples 2h PSB 401 & 403

      PSB 401 & 403

      Speakers: Dr Christopher Mayes (SLAC), David Sagan (Cornell Univ.)
    • 3:00 PM 3:30 PM
      Coffee Break 30m PSB 401 & 403

      PSB 401 & 403

    • 3:30 PM 4:15 PM
      Introduction to and history of ERLs 45m PSB 401 & 403

      PSB 401 & 403

      Speaker: Dr Chris Tennant (Jefferson Laboratory)
      Slides
    • 4:15 PM 5:00 PM
      ERL optics example 45m PSB 401 & 403

      PSB 401 & 403

      Speaker: Dr Christopher Mayes (SLAC)
    • 5:00 PM 5:30 PM
      Longitudinal dynamics in ERLs 30m PSB 401 & 403

      PSB 401 & 403

      Speaker: Dr Chris Tennant (Jefferson Laboratory)
      Slides
    • 9:00 AM 10:00 AM
      ERL homewordk recap 1h PSB 401 & 403

      PSB 401 & 403

      Speaker: Chris Mayes (SLAC)
    • 10:00 AM 10:45 AM
      BBU 45m PSB 401 & 403

      PSB 401 & 403

      Speakers: James Crittenden (Cornell University), Mr William Lou (Cornell University)
      Slides
    • 10:45 AM 11:00 AM
      Coffee Break 15m PSB 401 & 403

      PSB 401 & 403

    • 11:00 AM 12:00 PM
      Linear non-scaling FFAGs 1h PSB 401 & 403

      PSB 401 & 403

      Speaker: Dr J. Scott Berg (Brookhaven National Laboratory)
      Slides
    • 12:00 PM 1:00 PM
      Lunch on your own 1h See dining guide

      See dining guide

    • 1:00 PM 2:00 PM
      Modeling FFAGs with Bmad 1h PSB 401 & 403

      PSB 401 & 403

      Speakers: Chris Mayes (SLAC), Mr David Sagan (Cornell), Dr J. Scott Berg (Brookhaven National Laboratory)
    • 2:00 PM 3:00 PM
      CBETA FFAG exercise 1h PSB 401 & 403

      PSB 401 & 403

      Speakers: Chris Mayes (SLAC), Mr David Sagan (Cornell), Dr J. Scott Berg (Brookhaven National Laboratory)
    • 3:00 PM 3:30 PM
      Coffee Break 30m PSB 401 & 403

      PSB 401 & 403

    • 3:30 PM 5:00 PM
      Software tools for FFAGs: ZGOUBI 1h 30m PSB 401 & 403

      PSB 401 & 403

      Speaker: francois meot (bnl)
      more information
      Slides
    • 5:30 PM 5:50 PM
      Registration at the Hilton Garden Inn 20m Hilton Garden Inn

      Hilton Garden Inn

    • 8:30 AM 12:00 PM
      Status Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

      Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

      Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

      • 8:30 AM
        Status of 150-MeV FFAG Accelerator of Kyushu University 30m Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

        Speaker: Yujiro Yonemura
        Slides
      • 9:00 AM
        Status report of KURRI FFAG Facility 30m Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

        Speaker: Yoshihiro Ishi
        Slides
      • 9:30 AM
        Tune Compensation and Dynamic Acceptance Studies in Imperfect Scaling FFAG 30m Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

        Speaker: Malek Haj Tahar
        Slides
      • 10:00 AM
        Coffee Break 30m Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor) (Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY)

        Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

      • 10:30 AM
        Intense Muon Source with MERIT_FFAG 30m Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

        Speaker: Yoshiharu Mori (Kyoto University)
        Slides
      • 11:30 AM
        CBETA Overview 15m Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

        Speaker: Georg Hoffstaetter
        Slides
      • 11:45 AM
        Group Photo 10m Physical Science Building Front Steps

        Physical Science Building Front Steps

    • 12:00 PM 1:00 PM
      Lunch - On Your Own 1h Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

      Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

      Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

    • 1:00 PM 2:00 PM
      CBETA Tour 1h Wilson Lab (meet at PSB after lunch)

      Wilson Lab (meet at PSB after lunch)

    • 2:00 PM 5:30 PM
      New Concepts Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

      Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

      Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

      • 2:30 PM
        Test of Linear-Field Non-Scaling FFAG Arc with a Wide Energy Range 30m
        Speaker: Dr Stephen Brooks (BNL)
        Slides
      • 3:00 PM
        Coffee Break 30m
      • 3:30 PM
        Novel concept of a Non-Scaling Fixed Field Alternating Gradient Accelerator 30m
        Speaker: Malek Haj Tahar
        Slides
      • 4:00 PM
        NS-FFAG matched to the long linac straight section 30m
        Speaker: Dr Dejan Trbojevic (CAD)
        Slides
      • 4:30 PM
        The Study of Scaling FFAGs in a multipole ion trap 30m
        Speaker: David Kelliher
        Slides
      • 5:00 PM
        Lossless crossing of half-integer resonance stopband during tune modulation by synchrotron oscillations 20m
        Speaker: Guimei Wang (Brookhaven National Laboratory)
        Slides
    • 8:30 AM 8:10 PM
      CBETA Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

      Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

      Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

      • 8:30 AM
        CBETA Multipass Lattice Design 20m Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

        Speaker: Chris Mayes (SLAC)
        Slides
      • 8:50 AM
        CBETA: FFAG Beamline Design 20m Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

        Speaker: Dr J. Scott Berg (Brookhaven National Laboratory)
        Slides
      • 9:10 AM
        CBETA: Magnet design and correction 20m Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

        Speaker: Dr Stephen Brooks (BNL)
      • 9:30 AM
        Assessment of 3D OPERA design of CBETA cell 20m Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

        Speaker: francois meot (bnl)
        Slides
      • 10:00 AM
        Coffee Break 30m Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor) (Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY)

        Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

      • 10:30 AM
        CBETA: Commissioning Plan 20m Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

        Speaker: Adam Bartnik (Cornell)
        Slides
      • 11:30 AM
        EMMA Experience; orbit correction in EMMA 20m Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

        Speaker: David Kelliher (ISIS/RAL/STFC)
        Slides
      • 12:30 PM
        Committe Lunch - Invitation Only 1h The Boatyard Grill, 525 Old Taughannock Blvd, Ithaca

        The Boatyard Grill, 525 Old Taughannock Blvd, Ithaca

      • 12:30 PM
        Lunch on your own 1h On your Own

        On your Own

      • 2:30 PM
        Hike 2h Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor) (Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY)

        Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

      • 4:30 PM
        Picnic at Treman State Park 3h Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor) (Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY)

        Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

        Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

    • 8:30 AM 1:30 PM
      High Intensity Protons Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

      Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

      Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

      • 8:30 AM
        FFAG design for next generation short pulse neutron and muon source 30m
        Speaker: Shinji Machida (STFC RAL)
        Slides
      • 9:00 AM
        Conceptual Design of Proton Drivers for Accelerator Driven System 30m
        Speaker: Yasuhiro Fuwa (Kyoto University)
        Slides
      • 9:30 AM
        Harmonictron as intensity frontier 30m
        Speaker: Yoshiharu Mori (Kyoto University)
      • 10:00 AM
        Update on KURRI-FFAG simulations using OPAL 30m
        Speaker: Suzie Sheehy (Univ. of Oxford)
        Slides
      • 10:30 AM
        Coffee Break 30m
      • 11:00 AM
        Dynamic aperture studies in scaling FFAGs 20m
        Speaker: David Kelliher (ISIS/RAL/STFC)
        Slides
      • 12:00 PM
        Lunch on your own (Limited campus dining on Sunday) 1h 30m
    • 1:30 PM 5:00 PM
      Hardware Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

      Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

      Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

      • 1:30 PM
        Correction of focusing force with pole surface coils for the radial sector type FFAG accelerator 30m
        Speaker: Mitsutaka Ueda (Kyushu University)
        Slides
      • 2:00 PM
        Measurement of magnetic hysteresis effects of the bending magnet for beam transport 1 30m
        Speaker: Kengo Sugahara (Kindai University)
        Slides
      • 2:30 PM
        Measurement of magnetic hysteresis effects of the bending magnet for beam transport 2 30m
        Speaker: Ritsuki Yasutomi (Kindai University)
        Slides
      • 3:00 PM
        Control of KURRI FFAG 30m
        Speaker: Yasutoshi Kuriyama (Kyoto University)
        Slides
      • 3:30 PM
        Coffee Break 30m
      • 4:00 PM
        Off-midplane field expansion from midplane field data 30m
        Speaker: Dr Nicholaos Tsoupas (BNL)
        Slides
    • 8:30 AM 10:30 AM
      Muon Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

      Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

      Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

      • 8:30 AM
        Development of MERIT 30m
        Speaker: Hidefumi Okita (Kyoto University)
        Slides
      • 9:00 AM
        FFAG Applications for Muon Science 30m
        Speaker: Akira Sato (Osaka University)
        Slides
      • 9:30 AM
        Towards nuSTORM facility - overview of accelerator designs 30m
        Speaker: Jaroslaw Pasternak (Imperial College)
        Slides
      • 10:00 AM
        Coffee Break 30m
    • 10:30 AM 12:30 PM
      Medical Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

      Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

      Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

      • 10:30 AM
        Cancer Therapy Proton Gantry made of Halbach type Permanent Magnets 20m
        Speaker: Dr Dejan Trbojevic (CAD)
        Slides
      • 10:50 AM
        Study of FFAG Gantries and Adiabatic Transitions 15m
        Speaker: Julian Gascoyne (Univ. of Edinburgh)
        Slides
      • 11:05 AM
        Progress on Ion Therapy in the US 20m
        Speaker: Carol Johnstone (Fermilab)
        Slides
      • 11:25 AM
        HElium ion Accelerator for radioTHERapy 20m
        Speaker: Carol Johnstone (Fermilab)
        Slides
      • 11:45 AM
        Dual Proton - Helium accelerator for radioisotope production 20m
        Speaker: Carol Johnstone (Fermilab)
    • 12:30 PM 1:30 PM
      Lunch Break - On Your Own 1h Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

      Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

      Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

    • 1:30 PM 2:00 PM
      Discussion of Future Prototype Projects 30m Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

      Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

      Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY

      Minutes
    • 2:00 PM 2:20 PM
      Workshop Adjourn 20m Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

      Physical Science Building, Room 401 & 403 (4th Floor)

      Cornell University Campus in Ithaca, NY