PRIME Lab Accelerator systemClick on image to see larger one
The PRIME Lab FN tandem accelerator and the two Einzel lenses at the low-energy end.
Layout of the AMS system.
Inside the FN tandem. The floor-boards are in place for maintenance work.
Our custom beam chopper can be operated manually or under comtputer control. Beam is chopped after extraction from the ion source but before pre-acceleration.
We have converted an old Van de Graaff tank into a pressure test vessel for testing components for the new terminal pumping/stripping assembly.
High-energy end of the columns showing chain charging system.
Most beam waists now have an in-out tuning aperture and beam profile monitor.
Tim Dague and Tom Kubley at the console.
New tank dryer system for the tank insulating gas.
Sean Reminga tests code he wrote in LabView for controling the AMS vacuum system.