IFMIF publications

Recent IFMIF/EVEDA project publications and conference proceedings:

2017

Science Direct (www.sciencedirect.com)

  Assessment of corrosion phenomena in liquid lithium at T < 873 K. A Li(d,n) neutron source as case study [Article]

Nuclear Fusion (web link)

  Validation of liquid lithium target stability for an intense neutron source [Article]

2016

Science Direct (www.sciencedirect.com)

  IFMIF, the European–Japanese efforts under the Broader Approach agreement towards a Li(d,xn) neutron source: Current status and future options [Article]

  Engineering validation for lithium target facility of the IFMIF under IFMIF/EVEDA project [Article]

  An assessment of the evaporation and condensation phenomena of lithium during the operation of a Li(d,xn) fusion relevant neutron source [Article]

  Design principles of a nuclear and industrial HVAC of IFMIF [Article]

Nature Physics (web link)

  Materials research for fusion  [Article]

RuPAG –  XXV Russian Particle Accelerator Conference, St. Petersburg, (Russia) 21-25 November (conference link)

IBIC – International Beam Instrumentation Conference, Barcelona, (Spain) 11-15 September (conference link)

  • Commissioning of Beam Position and Phase Monitors for LIPAc [Proceedings]

HB2016 – 57th ICFA Advanced Beam Dynamics Workshop on High-Intensity, High Brightness and High Power Hadron Beams, Malmö (Sweden) 3-8 July (conference link)

  • R&D on Micro-Loss Monitors for High Intensity Linacs like LIPAc [Proceedings]

IPAC – International Particle Accelerator Conference, Busan (Korea) 8-13 May (www.ipac16.org)

  • Challenges of the High Current Prototype Accelerator of IFMIF/EVEDA (Invited oral presentation) [Proceedings] ; [Slides]
  • The Linear IFMIF Prototype Accelerator (LIPAC) Design Development under the European-Japanese Collaboration [Proceedings]
  • Beam Induced Damage Studies of the IFMIF/EVEDA 125 mA CW 9 MeV D+ Linear Accelerator [Proceedings]
  • Intermediate Commissioning Results of the 70 mA/50 keV H+ and 140 mA/100 keV D+ ECR Injector of IFMIF/LIPAC [Proceedings]
  • Machine Protection and Safe Operation of LIPAc Linear Accelerator [Proceedings]
  • Engineering Issues of the Medium Energy Beam Transport Line and SRF Linac for the LIPAc [Proceedings]
  • Detailed Characterization of MEBT Quadrupoles for the Linear IFMIF Prototype Accelerator (LIPAc) [Proceedings]
  • Mechanical Integration of the IFMIF-EVEDA Radio Frequency Quadrupole [Proceedings]
  • Manufacturing of the IFMIF series Power Couplers [Proceedings]

2015

World Scientific – Reviews of Accelerator Science and Technology (web link)

  Accelerators for Fusion Materials Testing [Article]

Nuclear Fusion (IAEA) (iopscience.oip.org)

  The accomplishment of the Engineering Design Activities of IFMIF/EVEDA: The European–Japanese project towards a Li(d,xn) fusion relevant neutron source [Article]

Science Direct (www.sciencedirect.com)

  Measurement of Li target thickness in the EVEDA Li Test Loop [Article]

  Validation of IFMIF liquid Li target for IFMIF/EVEDA project [Article]

  Demonstration of Li target facility in IFMIF/EVEDA project: Li target stability in continuous operation of entire system [Article]

ICALEPCS – International Conference on Accelerator & Large Experimental Physics Control Systems, Melbourne (Australia) 17-23 October (ICALEPCS-2015)

  • MEBT and D-Plate Control System Status of the Linear IFMIF Prototype Accelerator [Proceedings]

ICFRM – 17th International Conference on Fusion Reactor Materials, Aachen (Germany) 11-16 October (ICFRM-2015)

  • IFMIF, the European–Japanese efforts under the Broader Approach agreement towards a Li(d,xn) neutron source: Current status and future options [Slides]

  • Engineering validation for lithium target facility of the IFMIF under IFMIF/EVEDA project [Slides]

IBIC – International Beam Instrumentation Conference, Melbourne (Australia) 13-17 September (www.ibic2015.org)

  • Beam Diagnostics of the LIPAC Injector With a Focus on the Algorithm Developed for Emittance Data Analysis of High Background Including Species Fraction Calculation [Proceedings]

SRF – International Conference on RF Superconductivity, Whistler (Canada) 13-18 September (srf2015.triumf.ca)

  • Progress in IFMIF Half Wave Resonators Manufacturing and Test Preparation [Procedings]
  • Development of a Test Bench to Prepare the Assembly of the IFMIF LIPAC Cavity String [Proceedings]
  • Technical and Logistical Challenges for IFMIF-LIPAC Cryomodule Construction [Proceedings] [Slides]

ICIS – International Conference on Ion Sources, NYC (USA), 23-28 August (conference link)

  • Operation and commissioning of IFMIF (International Fusion Materials Irradiation Facility) LIPAc injector [Proceedings]
  • Measurement of ion species in high current ECR H+/D+ ion source for IFMIF (International Fusion Materials Irradiation Facility) [Proceedings]
  • Installation and first operation of the International Fusion Materials Irradiation Facility injector at the Rokkasho site [Proceedings]

IPAC – International Particle Accelerator Conference, Richmond, VA (USA) 3-8 May (conference link)

  • High Power Testing of the First Re-buncher Cavity for LIPAc [Procedings]
  • Design and Manufacturing Status of the IFMIF-LIPAc SRF LINAC [Proceedings]
  • Update on the Development of the New Electronic Instrumentation for the LIPAc/IFMIF Beam Position Monitors [Proceedings]
  • RAMI Optimization-Oriented Design For The LIPAc RF Power System [Proceedings]
  • Emittances of the Core and of the Halo [Proceedings]

2014

Science Direct (www.sciencedirect.com)

  Evaluation of applicability of laser-based distance meter to measure Li-jet thickness for IFMIF/EVEDA project [Article]

  Assessment of the beam–target interaction of IFMIF: A state of the art [Article]

  IFMIF, a fusion relevant neutron source for material irradiation current status [Article]

PCaPAC ‐ Personal Computers and Particle Accelerator Controls, Karlsruhe (Germany) 14-17 October (conference link)

  • FPGA Utilization in the Accelerator Interlock System (About the MPS Development in the LIPAc) [Proceedings]

LINAC – Linear Accelerator Conference, Geneva (Switzerland) 31 August – 5 September (conference link)

  • Construction of the Modules of the IFMIF-EVEDA RFQ [Proceedings]
  • The Couplers for the IFMIF-EVEDA RFQ High Power Test Stand at LNL: Design, Construction and Operation [Proceedings]
  • Catalogue of Losses for the Linear IFMIF Prototype Accelerator [Proceedings] [Slides]

IPAC – International Particle Accelerator Conference, Dresden (Germany) 15-20 June (conference link)

  • LIPAc,the 125mA / 9MeV / CW Deuteron IFMIF’s Prototype Accelerator: What Lessons Have We Learnt from LEDA? [Proceedings]
  • Calculation and Design of the Re-buncher Cavities for the LIPAc Deuteron Accelerator [Proceedings]
  • Fabrication and Tests of the Re-buncher Cavities for the LIPAc Deuteron Accelerator [Proceedings]
  • LIPAc SRF Linac Couplers Conditioning [Proceedings]
  • Delta-Phi Method for the IFMIF-LIPAc SRF-Linac Cavity Tuning [Proceedings]

2013

ICALEPCS – International Conference on Accelerator & Large Experimental Physics Control Systems, San Francisco (USA) 6-11 October (conference link)

  • The Control Architecture of Large Scientific Facilities: ITER and LHC lessons for IFMIF [Proceedings]
  • IFMIF EVEDA RFQ Local Control System to Power Tests [Proceedings]
  • Diagnostic controls of IFMIF-EVEDA Prototype Accelerator[Proceedings]

SRF – International Conference on RF Superconductivity, Paris (France) 23-27 September (conference link)

  • Cavity Development for the Linear IFMIF Prototype Accelerator [Proceedings]

IBIC – International Beam Instrumentation Conference, Oxford (UK) 16-19 September (conference link)

  • Status of Beam Position Monitors for LIPAc [Proceedings]
  • Development of the New Electronic Instrumentation for the LIPAc/IFMIF Beam Position Monitors [Proceedings]

IPAC – International Particle Accelerator Conference, Shanghai (China) 13-17 May (conference link)

  • Final Design of the IFMIF Injector at CEA/Saclay [Proceedings]
  • IFMIF-EVEDA SRF Linac Couplers Test Bench [Proceedings]
  • Installation and Commission of the 1.1 MW Deuteron Prototype Linac of IFMIF [Proceedings]
  • Present Status and Progresses of the RFQ of IFMIF/EVEDA [Proceedings]
  • Progress on the SRF LINAC Development for IFMIF-LIPAc Project [Proceedings]
  • Vacuum Study of the Cavity String for the IFMIF-LIPAc Cryomodule [Proceedings]
  • Installation Status of Deuteron Injector of IFMIF Prototype Accelerator in Japan [Proceedings]

2012

BIW – Beam Instrumentation Workshop, Newport News (USA) 15-19 April (conference link)

  • Design and Test of the LIPAc IPM [Proceedings]
  • New Tests of Fluorescence Beam Profilers for the Linear IFMIF Prototype Accelerator (LIPAC) using 9 MeV Deuteron Beams [Proceedings]

IBIC – International Beam Instrumentation Conference, Tsukuba (Japan) 1-4 October (conference link)

  • IFMIF-LIPAc Diagnostics and Its Challenges [Proceedings]

LINAC – Linear Accelerator Conference, Tel Aviv (Israel) 9-14 September (conference link)

  • Production and Quality Control of the First Modules of IFMIF/EVEDA RFQ [Proceedings]
  • Status of the IFMIF-EVEDA 9 MeV 125 MA Deuteron LINAc [Proceedings]

IPAC – International Particle Accelerator Conference, New Orleans (USA) 20-25 May (conference link)

  • Present Status and Developments of the Linear IFMIF Prototype Accelerator (LIPAc) [Proceedings]
  • Development Status of Data Acquisition System for LIPAc [Proceedings]

2011

IPAC – International Particle Accelerator Conference, San Sebastian (Spain) 4-9 September (conference link)

  • Fabrication and Testing of the First Magnet Package Prototype for the SRF LINAC of LIPAc [Proceedings]
  • The Medium Energy Beam Transport Line (MEBT) of IFMIF/EVEDA LIPAc [Proceedings]
  • Test of the Front-End Electronics and Acquisition System for the LIPAC BPMS [Proceedings]
  • RF Design of the Re-buncher Cavities for the LIPAC Deuteron Accelerator [Proceedings]
  • Magnetic Design of Quadrupoles for the Medium and High Energy Beam Transport line of the LIPAC Accelerator [Proceedings]