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2-6 February 2009
Chamonix
Europe/Zurich timezone
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Training the dipoles

2 Feb 2009, 10:00
20m
Le Majestic (Chamonix)

Le Majestic

Chamonix

Speaker

Arjan Verweij

Description

During the hardware commissioning in 2008 more than 30 training quenches were performed in the main dipole circuits in sectors 45, 56, and 78. An overview of these quenches will be given, and the quench levels will be compared to the training observed in SM-18. Quench propagation to adjacent dipoles will be discussed, and an estimate will be given of the total number of training quenches required to reach 6, 6.5, and 7 TeV in all 8 sectors.

Primary author

Arjan Verweij

Presentation Materials