Measurements of wake-induced electron beam deflection in a dechirper at the Linac Coherent Light Source

  title={Measurements of wake-induced electron beam deflection in a dechirper at the Linac Coherent Light Source},
  author={Johann Zemella and Karl Leopold Freitag Bane and Alan Fisher and Marc W. Guetg and Zhirong Huang and Richard H. Iverson and Patrick Krejcik and Alberto A. Lutman and Timothy J. Maxwell and Alexander Novokhatski and Gennady Stupakov and Zhen Zhang and Mark Harrison and Marcos Ruelas},
  journal={Physical review accelerators and beams},
The RadiaBeam/SLAC dechirper, a structure consisting of pairs of flat, metallic, corrugated plates, %a corrugated structure in flat geometry, has been installed just upstream of the undulators in the Linac Coherent Light Source (LCLS). As a dechirper, with the beam passing between the plates on axis, longitudinal wakefields are induced that can remove unwanted energy chirp in the beam. However, with the beam passing off axis, strong transverse wakes are also induced. This mode of operation has… 

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