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Fringe electric fields of flat and cylindrical deflectors in electrostatic charged particle storage rings

Physical Review Special Topics. Accelerators and Beams. 2014;17(7):074002 DOI 10.1103/PhysRevSTAB.17.074002

 

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Journal Title: Physical Review Special Topics. Accelerators and Beams

ISSN: 1098-4402 (Online)

Publisher: American Physical Society

LCC Subject Category: Science: Physics: Nuclear and particle physics. Atomic energy. Radioactivity

Country of publisher: United States

Language of fulltext: English

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E. M. Metodiev

K. L. Huang

Y. K. Semertzidis

W. M. Morse

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Time From Submission to Publication: 23 weeks

 

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Analytic expressions for the potentials and fields of flat and cylindrical plates, including the fringe fields, are given. The present analysis extends and simplifies the current expression for the fields of flat plates and develops expressions for the fringe fields of cylindrical plates in terms of polar coordinates. The development of a fortran program to output the field strength at a given location within the Proton Electric Dipole Moment (Proton EDM) ring is then described. Fourth-order Runge-Kutta integration is used to investigate the effect of fringe fields on particle and spin dynamics with precision tracking in the proposed Proton EDM experiment.