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Technical data of the cyclotron

An isochronous cyclotron makes use of the principle of strong focusing, which allows for high beam quality and sharp energies. These properties are particularly important for the calibration of particle detectors.

Type:energy variable isochronous cyclotron CV 28
Manfacturer:The Cyclotron Corp. , Berkeley, Calif. USA
Weight:22500 kg
Magn. flux density:< 2.1 T  (Berg), < 1.4 T  (Tal)
R.F. system:< 26 MHz, 35 kV
ParticlesEnergy (MeV)Current (non pulsed) 10-6 A
Protons3 - 24100
Deuterons4 - 14100
Helium - 36 - 3670
Helium - 48 - 2850

 

 

 

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