Multipactor Suppression In Dielectric Loaded Accelerating Structures Using Vacuum Channel Surface Modification

Award Information
Agency: Department of Energy
Branch: N/A
Contract: DE-FG02-10ER85789
Agency Tracking Number: 94688
Amount: $99,990.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2010
Solicitation Year: 2010
Solicitation Topic Code: 65 a
Solicitation Number: DE-FOA-0000161
Small Business Information
Euclid Techlabs, Llc
5900 Harper Rd. #102, Solon, OH, 44139
DUNS: 141568639
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Chunguang Jing
 (440) 519-0410
Business Contact
 David Dunay
Title: Mr.
Phone: (440) 519-0410
Research Institution
Multipactor discharges in dielectric accelerating structures are a major limitation on the performance of this otherwise very promising technology. We propose a research program to study the methods for suppressing it that includes exploration of different geometrical modifications with combination of thin film coating of a low multipactoring material on the dielectric surface. Six X-band dielectric test structures will be built, instrumented, and cold tested preparatory to high power measurements in Phase II. The overall objective for the proposed Phase I program is the evaluation, design, and fabrication of DLA test structures for the high power multipactor experiments to be performed. We plan to study new multipactor suppression techniques that work by spoiling the resonance condition. Phase I will culminate in low power bench measurements of the test DLA structures. Applications and benefits: Eliminating multipactor effects in dielectric accelerators will allow higher power and higher efficiency operation of these machines

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