Computer simulation of electron-positron pair production by channeling radiation in amorphous converter

S. V. Abdrashitov, O. V. Bogdanov, S. B. Dabagov, Yu L. Pivovarov, T. A. Tukhfatullin

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Abstract

We consider the radiator-converter approach at 200 MeV channeled electrons (the SPARC-LAB LNF facility energies) for the case of using W crystalline radiator and W amorphous converter. A comparison of the positron production by the axial channeling radiation and the bremsstrahlung is performed. The positron stopping in the convertor is studied by means of computer simulations. It is shown that for the maximum yield of positrons the thickness of the W amorphous converter should be taken 0.35 cm in the case of using the axial channeling radiation resulting to total yield of positrons 5 10-3 e+/e- and 0.71 cm in the case of using the bremsstrahlung resulting to total yield of positrons 3.3 10-3 e+/e-.

Original languageEnglish
Article number012021
JournalJournal of Physics: Conference Series
Volume732
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 3 Aug 2016
Event11th International Symposium on Radiation from Relativistic Electrons in Periodic Structures, RREPS 2015 - Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation
Duration: 6 Sep 201511 Sep 2015

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    International Symposium «Radiation from Relativistic Electrons in Periodic Structures»

    Oleg Victorovich Bogdanov (Participant), , Anatoly Sergeevich Konkov (Participant), , Dmitry Andreevich Shkitov (Participant), , Gennagy Andreevich Naumenko (Participant), , Artem Igorevich Novokshonov (Participant), , Sergey Vladimirovich Abdrashitov (Participant), , Leonid Grigorievich Sukhikh (Participant), , Vitold Vladislavovich Bleko (Participant), , Dan Alexandrovich Verigin (Participant), , Veronika Vyacheslavovna Soboleva (Participant), , Anton Anatolievich Babaev (Participant), , Alexander Petrovich Potylitsyn (Member of programme committee), & Sergey Romanovich Uglov (Participant)

    6 Sep 201511 Sep 2015

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