Design of a Dielectric-lined Waveguide for Terahertz-driven Linear Electron Acceleration

Healy, Alisa and Burt, Graeme Campbell and Jamison, Steve and Graham, Darren and Cliffe, Matthew (2017) Design of a Dielectric-lined Waveguide for Terahertz-driven Linear Electron Acceleration. In: Proceedings of the 28th Linear Accelerator Conference. JACoW, pp. 158-160. ISBN 9783954501694

Full text not available from this repository.

Abstract

A dielectric-lined waveguide has been designed for use as an accelerating structure in terahertz-driven electron acceleration experiments at Daresbury. Experimental verification of acceleration will take place on Versatile Electron Linear Accelerator (VELA). The choice of a rectangular waveguide structure with sidewall dielectric layers enables tuning by varying the spacing between dielectric slabs to account for potential manufacturing errors. Schemes for coupling free-space single cycle THz pulses into the waveguide have been evaluated and optimised through CST simulation. Comparison of simulation with experimental measurements will also be presented.

Item Type: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings
Departments: Faculty of Science and Technology > Engineering
ID Code: 88576
Deposited By: ep_importer_pure
Deposited On: 06 Nov 2017 09:52
Refereed?: Yes
Published?: Published
Last Modified: 04 Feb 2020 01:34
URI: https://eprints.lancs.ac.uk/id/eprint/88576

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item