Berkeley Lab

2018 Publications

Accelerator Physics for the Advanced Light Source; Advanced Photoinjector Experiment; and Free-Electron Laser Programs

S.C. Leemann, M. Sjöström, Å. Andersson (MAX-Lab), “First optics and beam dynamics studies on the MAX IV 3 GeV storage ring,” Nucl. Instrum. Meth. A 883, 33-47 (2018), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nima.2017.11.072
Based on work performed at ATAP staff member’s previous institution


S.C. Leemann, W.A. Wurtz, “Pushing the MAX IV 3 GeV storage ring brightness and coherence towards the limit of its magnetic lattice,” Nucl. Instrum. Meth. A 884, 92-96 (2018), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nima.2017.12.012
Based on work performed at ATAP staff member’s previous institution


T. Olsson, S.C. Leemann, G. Georgiev, G. Paraskaki, “Pseudo-single-bunch mode for a 100 MHz storage ring serving soft X-ray timing experiments”, Nucl. Instrum. Meth. A 894 (June 2018, online April 2018), pp. 145-156, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nima.2018.03.067

Based on work performed at ATAP staff member’s previous institution

Accelerator Modeling Program

P. Lee, T.L. Audet (CNRS); R. Lehe, J.-L. Vay (LBNL); G. Maynard, B. Cros (CNRS), "Investigation of the dynamics of ionization induced injected electrons under the influence of beam loading effects," Nucl. Instrum. Meth. A, in press (available online 6 February 2018), https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nima.2018.02.004

Ian T. Lim, Scott A. Lambert (Stanford University); Jean-Luc Vay (LBNL); and Jared W. Schwede (LBNL and Spark Thermionics, Inc.), “Electron reflection in thermionic energy converters,” Applied Physics Letters 112, 7 (February 2018), https://doi.org/10.1063/1.5018067

Zhicong Liu (IHEP, LBNL, and University of Chinese Academy of Sciences) and Ji Qiang (LBNL), “Symplectic multi-particle tracking on GPUs,” Computer Physics Communications, in press (available online 12 February 2018), https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cpc.2018.02.001

J. Qiang, “Three-dimensional envelope instability in periodic focusing channels,” Phys. Rev. Accel. Beams 21, 034201 (20 March 2018), https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevAccelBeams.21.034201

J.-L. Vay, A. Almgren, J. Bell (LBNL); L. Ge (SLAC); D.P. Grote (LLNL); M. Hogan, O. Kononenko (SLAC); R.Lehe, A.Myers (LBNL); C. Ng (SLAC); J .Park, R. Ryne. O. Shapoval, M. Thévenet, W. Zhang (LBNL), “Warp-X: A new exascale computing platform for beam–plasma simulations,” Nucl. Instrum. Meth. A, in press (available online 31 January 2018), https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nima.2018.01.035

BELLA Center

C. Benedetti, C.B. Schroeder, C.GR. Geddes, E. Esarey, W.P. Leemans, “An accurate and efficient laser-envelope solver for the modeling of laser-plasma accelerators” (invited talk and refereed paper, 44th European Physical Society Conference on Plasma Science, Belfast, 26-30 June 2017), Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion 60, 1 (2018), 014002.

B. Djordjevc, C. Benedetti, C.B. Schroeder, E. Esarey, W.P. Leemans, “Filtering of higher-order laser modes using leaky plasma channels,” Phys. Plasmas 25, 013103 (2018), https://doi.org/10.1063/1.5006198

T.J. Mehrling, C. Benedetti, C.B. Schroeder (LBNL); A. Martinez de la Ossa, J. Osterhoff (DESY); E. Esarey, W.P. Leemans (LBNL), “Accurate modeling of the hose instability in plasma wakefield accelerators,” Phys. Plasmas (accepted, February 2018).

C.B. Schroeder, C. Benedetti, E. Esarey, M. Chen, W.P. Leemans, “Two-color ionization injection using a plasma beatwave accelerator,” Nucl. Instrum. Methods A (in press, February 2018), https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nima.2018.01.008


R. Tarkeshian (Univ. Bern and Paul Scherrer Institute); J.-L. Vay, R. Lehe, C.B. Schroeder, E.H. Esarey, T. Feurer, and W.P. Leemans (LBNL), “Transverse space charge field induced plasma dynamics for ultra-intense electron beam characterization,” Phys. Rev. X (accepted April 2018).

J. van Tilborg, S.K. Barber, C. Benedetti, C.B. Schroeder, F. Isono, H.-E. Tsai, C.G.R. Geddes, W.P. Leemans, “Comparative study of active plasma lenses in high-quality electron accelerator transport lines,” Phys. Plasmas (accepted, February 2018).

Fusion Science & Ion Beam Technology Program

P.A. Seidl, A. Persaud, W. Ghiorso, Q. Ji, W.L.Waldron, A. Lal, K.B. Vinayakumar, T. Schenkel, “Demonstration of a compact linear accelerator,” in refereeing, Review of Scientific Instruments; submitted version available at https://arxiv.org/abs/1802.0017