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Møller polarimetry with atomic hydrogen targets

  • E. Chudakov
  • V. Luppov
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Abstract

A novel proposal of using polarized atomic hydrogen gas, stored in an ultra-cold magnetic trap, as the target for electron beam polarimetry based on Møller scattering is discussed. Such a target of practically 100% polarized electrons could provide a superb systematic accuracy of about 0.5% for beam polarization measurements. Feasibility studies for the CEBAF electron beam have been performed.

Keywords

Magnetic Field Gradient Storage Cell High Energy State Beam Area Solenoid Magnetic Field 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Chudakov
    • 1
  • V. Luppov
    • 2
  1. 1.Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator FacilityNewport NewsUSA
  2. 2.University of Michigan Spin Physics CenterAnn ArborUSA

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