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Particle accelerators

  1. May 13, 2007 #1


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    Questions arise periodically on how accelerators work. Fermilab has some on-line notes.

    Accelerator Details: The Proton Source: Cockcroft-Walton, Linac, Booster
    http://www-bd.fnal.gov/public/proton.html [Broken]

    The Anti-proton Source: How anti-matter is made, Why use antiprotons? The Debuncher, The Accumulator
    http://www-bd.fnal.gov/public/antiproton.html [Broken]

    The Main Injector and Recycler, How Synchrotrons Work
    http://www-bd.fnal.gov/public/maininj.html [Broken]
    http://www-bd.fnal.gov/public/synchrotrons.html [Broken]

    The Tevatron
    http://www-bd.fnal.gov/public/tevatron.html [Broken]

    http://www-fmi.fnal.gov/ [Broken]

    CERN - LHC
    http://public.web.cern.ch/Public/Content/Chapters/AboutCERN/CERNFuture/WhatLHC/WhatLHC-en.html [Broken]

    Accelerators: the ultimate microscope
    http://public.web.cern.ch/Public/Content/Chapters/AboutCERN/HowStudyPrtcles/Accelerators/Accelerators-en.html [Broken]

    How does an accelerator work?
    http://public.web.cern.ch/Public/Content/Chapters/AboutCERN/HowStudyPrtcles/HowAccelWork/HowAccelWork-en.html [Broken]
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