Can somebody show me the physics of why it's better to have a circular accelerator than a linear accelerator in terms of size? I know that a linear accelerator needs to be a lot bigger than a circular accelerator to produce the same energy, but I can't think of how to show this using physics equations. If anybody could show me I'd be very grateful.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

ps. this is for a presentation I'm writing for A-level students, not for homework.

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# Circular accelerators vs Linear Accelerators

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