CAoPAC: Computer-Aided Optimization of Particle Accelerators Workshop

from Tuesday, March 10, 2015 (7:00 PM) to Friday, March 13, 2015 (6:00 PM)
GSI Helmholtz Centre for Heavy Ion Research

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Mar 10, 2015
Mar 11, 2015
Mar 12, 2015
Mar 13, 2015
AM
8:30 AM Registration + Opening Remarks   ()
9:00 AM Numerical Tools for Accelerator Optimization - Prof. Carsten Welsch (Cockcroft Institute / University of Liverpool)   ()
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9:30 AM Concepts of CERN Optics Codes - Frank Schmidt (CERN)   ()
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10:00 AM Non linear beam dynamics and frequency map analysis - Yannis Papaphilippou (CERN)   ()
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10:30 AM --- Coffee Break and Group Photo ---
11:15 AM Tracking simulations with space charge - Sabrina Appel (GSI)   ()
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11:45 AM Tracking simulations with impedance effects - Vladimir Kornilov (GSI - Helmholtzzentrum fur Schwerionenforschung GmbH (DE))   ()
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9:00 AM
GSI tour (until 10:30 AM) ()
10:30 AM --- Coffee Break ---
11:15 AM Simulation techniques in beam instrumentation - Adam Jeff (University of Liverpool (GB))   ()
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11:45 AM RF cavity simulations using CST - Beatriz Bravo (CELLS)   ()
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9:00 AM Simulation for synchrotron radiation interferometry at LHC - Georges Trad (Universita e INFN, Roma I (IT))   ()
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9:30 AM Zemax Simulation for OTR and Diffraction Radiation beam size measurements - Thomas Aumeyr (Royal Holloway, University of London)   ()
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10:00 AM WAVE - A Computer Code for the Tracking of Electrons through Magnetic Fields and the Calculation of Spontaneous Synchrotron Radiation - Michael Scheer (Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin)   ()
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10:30 AM --- Coffee Break ---
11:15 AM Simulation of Accelerator Components with CST Studio Suite - Maryam KIYANI (CST)   ()
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PM
7:00 PM --- Reception ---
12:15 PM Quick dynamic aperture, lifetime and injection efficiency computations for the ESRF upgrade lattice optimizations - Simone Maria Liuzzo (ESRF)   ()
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12:45 PM --- Lunch Break ---
2:15 PM Adaptation of existing open-source control systems from compact accelerators to large scale facilities - Pavel Maslov (Cosylab)   ()
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2:45 PM Optimization of the ESRF upgrade lattice lifetime and dynamic aperture using genetic algorithms - Nicola Carmignani (ESRF)   ()
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3:15 PM Effect of alignment errors on Touschek lifetime, dynamic apertures and injection efficiency - Simone Maria Liuzzo (ESRF)   ()
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3:45 PM --- Coffee Break + Poster Session ---
5:15 PM --- Dinner ---
12:15 PM LHC and HL-LHC Collimation System Simulation - Hector Garcia Morales (Royal Holloway University of London (RHUL))   ()
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12:45 PM --- Lunch Break ---
2:15 PM Systematisation of accelerator layout design using Monte Carlo simulations - Michal Pawel Jarosz (ESS)   ()
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2:45 PM FLUKA: an introduction - Luisella Lari (ESS)   ()
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3:15 PM Beam-machine interaction calculations for CERN accelerators - Anton Lechner (CERN)   ()
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3:45 PM --- Coffee Break + Poster Session ---
8:00 PM --- Special dinner ---
12:15 PM Conclusive remarks - Manuel Cargnelutti (Instrumentation Technologies)   ()
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