June 28, 2015 to July 2, 2015
JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort
Etc/GMT-7 timezone

Time resolved cryogenic cooling analysis of the Cornell Injector Cryomodule

Jun 29, 2015, 9:00 AM
Exhibit Hall (Arizona Ballroom)

Exhibit Hall (Arizona Ballroom)

Poster Presentation CEC-12 - Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer, and Cryogen Properties C1PoE - Thermal Fluids (Non-Aerospace)


Ralf Eichhorn (Cornell University)


Managing parallel cryogenic flows has become a key challenge in designing efficient and smart cryo-modules for particle accelerators. In analyzing the heating dynamics of the cornell high current injector module a power-full computational tool has been set-up allowing time resolved analysis and optimization. We will describe the computational methods and data sets we have used, report the results and compare them to measured data from the module being in good agreement. Mitigation strategies developed on basis of this model have helped pushing the operational limitations.

Primary author

Ralf Eichhorn (Cornell University)


Dr Eric Smith (Cornell University) Mr Peter Quigley (Cornell University) Mr Stephen Markham (Cornell University)

Presentation materials