X-radiation of an electron beam in a relativistic BWO

S. D. Korovin, V. V. Ryzhov, I. Yu Turchanovsky, V. I. Bespalov

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Abstract

In relativistic electron beam microwave generators, the electrons that have passed through the slow wave structure are dumped onto a collector, and part of their energy is converted into X-rays. To protect personnel from ionizing radiation, the microwave sources driven by high current and high repetition rate electron beams are surrounded with a thick Pb shielding to attenuate X-rays. Special channels can be used for extracting the radiation. Using the Monte Carlo method, the parameters of radiation shielding apparatus can be calculated and optimized. A special software package called RADSHIEL can be used to simulate the transfer of electrons and photons. Variance reduction techniques improve the program's efficiency.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationDigest of Technical Papers-IEEE International Pulsed Power Conference
EditorsW.L. Baker, G. Cooperstein
Place of PublicationPiscataway, NJ, United States
PublisherIEEE
Pages75-79
Number of pages5
Volume1
Publication statusPublished - 1995
EventProceedings of the 1995 10th IEEE International Pulsed Power Conference. Part 1 (of 2) - Albuquerque, NM, USA
Duration: 3 Jul 19956 Jul 1995

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OtherProceedings of the 1995 10th IEEE International Pulsed Power Conference. Part 1 (of 2)
CityAlbuquerque, NM, USA
Period3.7.956.7.95

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Electron beams
Microwaves
Radiation shielding
Slow wave structures
Radiation
X rays
Electrons
Ionizing radiation
Software packages
Shielding
Monte Carlo methods
Photons
Personnel

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  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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Korovin, S. D., Ryzhov, V. V., Turchanovsky, I. Y., & Bespalov, V. I. (1995). X-radiation of an electron beam in a relativistic BWO. In W. L. Baker, & G. Cooperstein (Eds.), Digest of Technical Papers-IEEE International Pulsed Power Conference (Vol. 1, pp. 75-79). Piscataway, NJ, United States: IEEE.

X-radiation of an electron beam in a relativistic BWO. / Korovin, S. D.; Ryzhov, V. V.; Turchanovsky, I. Yu; Bespalov, V. I.

Digest of Technical Papers-IEEE International Pulsed Power Conference. ed. / W.L. Baker; G. Cooperstein. Vol. 1 Piscataway, NJ, United States : IEEE, 1995. p. 75-79.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Korovin, SD, Ryzhov, VV, Turchanovsky, IY & Bespalov, VI 1995, X-radiation of an electron beam in a relativistic BWO. in WL Baker & G Cooperstein (eds), Digest of Technical Papers-IEEE International Pulsed Power Conference. vol. 1, IEEE, Piscataway, NJ, United States, pp. 75-79, Proceedings of the 1995 10th IEEE International Pulsed Power Conference. Part 1 (of 2), Albuquerque, NM, USA, 3.7.95.
Korovin SD, Ryzhov VV, Turchanovsky IY, Bespalov VI. X-radiation of an electron beam in a relativistic BWO. In Baker WL, Cooperstein G, editors, Digest of Technical Papers-IEEE International Pulsed Power Conference. Vol. 1. Piscataway, NJ, United States: IEEE. 1995. p. 75-79
Korovin, S. D. ; Ryzhov, V. V. ; Turchanovsky, I. Yu ; Bespalov, V. I. / X-radiation of an electron beam in a relativistic BWO. Digest of Technical Papers-IEEE International Pulsed Power Conference. editor / W.L. Baker ; G. Cooperstein. Vol. 1 Piscataway, NJ, United States : IEEE, 1995. pp. 75-79
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