TITLE

Constraints on plasma compensation of beam-beam effects in muon colliders

AUTHOR(S)
Lotov, Konstantin V.
PUB. DATE
August 2000
SOURCE
AIP Conference Proceedings;2000, Vol. 530 Issue 1, p201
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We derive necessary conditions for the plasma compensation to work in muon colliders. For this, we analyze the suppression of beam fields by the plasma, collisional diffusion of the return plasma current, possible beam filamentation, and dynamics of plasma ions. We show that a good compensation requires very short beams and allows no freedom in choice of the plasma density. © 2000 American Institute of Physics.
ACCESSION #
6028909

 

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