First 18 Months Operation of the Diamond Storage Ring RF System

Authors: Morten Jensen (Diamond, Diamond Light Source) , Matthew Maddock (Diamond Light Source) , Peter Marten (Diamond Light Source) , Shivaji Pande (Diamond Light Source) , Adam Rankin (Diamond Light Source) , Simon Rains (Diamond Light Source) , David Spink (Diamond Light Source) , Alun Watkins (Diamond Light Source)
Co-authored by industrial partner: No

Type: Conference Paper
Conference: EPAC 2008
Peer Reviewed: No

State: Published (Approved)
Published: July 2008

Abstract: Since the Diamond Light Source became operational in January 2007, the storage ring RF system has operated for 5000 hours in 2007 and is scheduled to operate for 5350 hrs in 2008. This paper presents some of the key challenges of the storage ring RF system including reliability, performance observations and future improvements.

Subject Areas: Engineering

Technical Areas: RF