Journal article

The PyZgoubi framework and the simulation of dynamic aperture in fixed-field alternating-gradient accelerators

S Tygier, RB Appleby, JM Garland, K Hock, H Owen, DJ Kelliher, SL Sheehy

Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment | ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV | Published : 2015

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

Awarded by STFC


Awarded by Science and Technology Facilities Council


Funding Acknowledgements

We wish to thank Francois Meot for all his help with understanding the Zgoubi code. We would also like to thank Ken Peach for his help in checking the PAMELA results. Additionally we would like to thank Scott Berg for his great help in understanding many theoretical concepts in beam dynamics and lattice design. Research supported by STFC Grant number ST/K002503/1 "Racetrack FFAGs for medical, PRISM and energy applications".