Concept for high-charge-state ion induction accelerators

B. Grant Logan, Michael D. Perry, George J Caporaso

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This work describes a particular concept for ion induction linac accelerators using high-charge-state ions produced by an intense, short pulse laser, and compares the costs of a modular drive system producing 6.5 MJ for a variety of ion masses and charge states using a simple but consistent cost model.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)295-301
Number of pages7
JournalFusion Engineering and Design
Issue number1-4
StatePublished - 1999
Externally publishedYes


  • High-charge-state ions
  • Ion induction linac accelerators

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Energy Engineering and Power Technology
  • Nuclear Energy and Engineering
  • Civil and Structural Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering


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