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DUVFEL Accelerator and FEL Physics Workshop

February 19-20, 2004

Location: Brookhaven National Laboratory, NSLS Seminar Room, Building 725

Thursday, February 19, 2004
Session I: DUV-FEL Facility, Chair: J.B. Murphy
8:30 – 8:45 am Welcome S. Dierker, P. Paul (BNL)
8:45 – 9:15 am DUV-FEL Facility Overview X.J. Wang (BNL)
9:15 – 10:15 am FEL Experiments at the DUV FEL: Past, Present and Future L.H. Yu (BNL)
10:15 – 10:30 am Coffee Break
Session II: X-Ray FEL R&D, Chair K.J. Kim
10:30 – 10:50 am R&D Objectives for the LUX Project J. Corlett (LBNL)
10:50 - 11:10 am Challenges for the Construction of a Single-Pass VUV FEL at the Sincrotrone Trieste R. Bakker (Trieste)
11:10 – 11:30 am ARC-EN-CIEL Project M.-E. Couprie (CEA)
11:30 – 11:50 am Report on the BESSY X-ray User Facility Plans D. Kraemer (Bessy)
11:50 – 12:10 pm A Future FEL Program at PAL (Pohang Accelerator Laboratory) J.-S. Oh (PAL)
12:10 – 1:00 pm Lunch at Seminar Room
Session III: FEL R&D, Chair J. Corlett
1:00-1:40 pm Femtosecond Pulse Generation at LCLS using a Slotted-Spoiler and Possible Testing at DUV-FEL P. Emma (SLAC)
1:40 – 2:10 pm Nonlinear Harmonic Generation from HGHG H. Freund (SAIC)
2:10 – 2:40 pm Chirping, Compressing and Shaping FEL Output: Spectral Phase Properties B. Sheehy (BNL)
2:40 – 3:00 pm Coffee break
Session IV: FEL R&D II, Chair D. Kraemer
3:00 – 3:30 pm HGHG with Variable Wavelength T. Shaftan (BNL)
3:30 – 3:50 pm Polarized Positron Source Utilizing an FEL T. Kumita (TMU)
3:50 – 4:20 pm What Existing Storage Rings Can Offer for Improved Understanding of Harmonic Cascaded FELs A. Zholents (LBNL)
4:20 – 5:30 pm Tour of the DUV-FEL: Building 729 (T. Shaftan)
6:00 pm Dinner, Berkner Hall, Room A
 
Friday, February 20, 2004
Session V: Light Source Technology R&D, Chair M.-E. Couprie
8:30 – 9:10 am An X-ray Laser at the Transform Limit: Technical Challenges and Scientific Payoff D. Moncton (MIT)
9:10 – 9:40 am Opportunities for Beam Physics R&D @ the DUV-FEL X.J. Wang (BNL)
9:40 – 10:10 am Microbunching Instability: Analysis and Cure Z. Huang (SLAC)
10:10- 10:40 am LCLS Longitudinal Space Charge Instability Simulations with elegant M. Borland (APS)
10:40 – 11:00 am Coffee Break
Session VI: Light Source Technology R&D II, Chair R. Bakker
11:00 – 11:20 am Study of Electron Beam Prebunching at the Photocathode at the DUV-FEL J. Neumann (UMD)
11:20– 11:40 am Beam Modulation in Photoinjector J. Wu (SLAC)
11:40 – 12:00 pm Electro-optical Detectors for the Characterization of Femtosecond Electron Beam Bunch T. Tsang (BNL)
12:00 – 12:30 pm Intense Coherent THz Pulses from the DUV-FEL Linac: Characteristics and Potential Applications L. Carr (BNL)
12:30 – 1:10 pm Lunch in Seminar Room
Session VII: Discussion Sessions, Chairs L.H. Yu & X.J. Wang
1:10 – 2:30 pm Discussion of Future FEL Experiments @ the DUV-FEL L.H. Yu (BNL)
2:30 – 2:45 pm Coffee Break
2:45 – 4:00 pm Discussion of Future Beam Physics Experiments @ the DUV-FEL X.J. Wang (BNL)