|TUPA30||Development of a Compact 2D Carbon Beam Scanner for Cancer Therapy||417|
Funding: This work was supported by the U.S. Department of Energy, under Contract No. DE-AC02-06CH11357. This research was support through the DOE’s Accelerator Stewardship program.
A novel trapezoidal coil 2D carbon beam scanner has been designed, and a prototype has been successfully developed and tested. The field performance of the magnet has been characterized and it is in excellent agreement with the simulations. A better than 1% field uniformity in both planes has been achieved within the useful aperture of the magnet. This represents a significant improvement over the prior art of the elephant-ear scanner design. A comparison of the two designs and the results from the new trapezoidal-coil design will be presented and discussed. Higher power and online beam testing are planned in the near future.
|DOI •||reference for this paper ※ doi:10.18429/JACoW-NAPAC2022-TUPA30|
|About •||Received ※ 25 July 2022 — Revised ※ 14 August 2022 — Accepted ※ 15 August 2022 — Issue date ※ 25 August 2022|
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