Lectures given by Ramesh Gupta as a part of Superconducting Magnet course offered by the United States Particle Accelerator School (USPAS). This winter course was held at the Arizona State University in Phoenix, Arizona during January 16-20, 2006. The other part of the course was given by Animesh Jain.


(1) Introduction to Superconducting Magnets
(2) Superconductivity
Magnetic Design (3-6)
    (3) Magnetic Design: General Principles (Write-up)
    (4) Magnetic Design: Coil Optimization
    (5) Magnetic Design: Yoke Optimization
(6) Field Quality Adjustment After Initial Design
(7) Field Errors and Their Estimates in Modern Superconducting Magnets
(8) Field Quality as a Tool to Monitor Magnet Production
(9) HTS Magnet Designs and Technology
(10) Alternate Designs for Special Magnets
(11) High Field Magnet Designs and Technology

USPAS06 Superconducting Accelerator Magnets Course Homepage

Thesis of Ramesh Gupta (it contains a detailed write-up on some of the above topics).

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