ESS

Test of the ESS High Voltage Pulse Modulator

Coordinating university:

Uppsala University, http://www.uu.se/

Project description

The high beta cavities of ESS use Klystrons as power sources. The klystrons are powered by HV modulators. We will work towards improving the overall reliability of the system.

Team

Uppsala University, FREIA:

  • Rolf Wedberg, Research engineer, Department of Physics and Astronomy
  • Dragos Dancila, Docent, Department of Engineering Sciences, Solid State Electronics
  • Tord Peterson, Research engineer, Department of Physics and Astronomy
  • Long Huang Duc, PhD student, Department of Engineering Sciences, Solid State Electronics
  • Han Li, Researcher Department of Physics and Astronomy

Core deliverables

  • System design
  • System characterization

Industry involvement

Ampegon

Year

2017–

Total budget

EUR 1 million

Collaborations

  • Uppsala University
  • Lund University

Procurement codes

Electronics and radio frequency