Search Results - 04.e. nuclear fission/nuclear fusion

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e-Black Surfaces
STFC's Accelerator Science department has developed a method of laser ablation to reduce secondary as well as photo-electron yields in particle accelerators and RF waveguides to less than 1. Secondary electron emission is an unwanted effect limiting the performance of high energy colliders, storage rings and dumping rings such as the Large Hadron C...
Published: 27/04/2016
Keywords(s): 02.j. Aerospace Technology, 03.c. Apparatus Engineering, 03.c1 Wave-guides, 03.c2 Klystrons, 04. ENERGY, 04.c. Energy transmission and conversion, 04.e. Nuclear Fission/Nuclear Fusion, 05.f1 Accelerators
Category(s): Accelerator Technology, Manufacturing & Process Engineering, Advanced Materials, Scientific Instrumentation, Optics & Lasers
Laser Mounts
One of the major challenges regarding high power, short pulse lasers is managing the heat generated in optical elements of the laser. Engineers at STFC have patented a novel mounting vane for cooling such elements using a fluid stream. IMAGESDESCRIPTIONLasers with a high output power are required for a number of applications, such as materials proc...
Published: 08/01/2015
Keywords(s): 03.d. Chemical Tech. & Engg., 04.e. Nuclear Fission/Nuclear Fusion, 05.f. Physics
Category(s): Optics & Lasers, Accelerator Technology
Charged Particle Generator
High energy, high current proton beams are currently used in many areas of technology and research, and continue finding applications in even more areas. Reliability of such beam sources have been a major problem in the commercial viability of the same, especially in fields where reliability is key such as accelerator driven sub-critical reactors. ...
Published: 08/04/2014
Keywords(s): 04. ENERGY, 04.e. Nuclear Fission/Nuclear Fusion
Category(s): Accelerator Technology, Energy & Alternative Fuel