Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin


The ideal microscope for space and time

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Dr. Terry Atkinson


As part of the Young Investigators Group at HZB, I completed my Phd in 2015 on a conceptual design for an Energy Recovery Linac based future light source. The work focused on the beam dynamics of exotic operational mode.

I have recently merged my activities to join the BESSY VSR group to help understand the impact of BESSY VSR on the existing injector systems. The injection into BESSY VSR will be very demanding and upgrades to BESSY’s Booster synchrotron are foreseen. The flexibility of the Booster will be heavily scrutinized in the coming years …