GFA Accelerator Seminars

Additive Manufacturing technologies within the Accelerator Community/ progress with the RFQ

by Andris Ratkus (Riga Technical University), Toms Torims (Riga Technical University)

WSLA/008 (Paul Scherrer Institut)


Paul Scherrer Institut


A brief introduction to Additive Manufacturing (AM) as a concept, general information on the AM technologies as well as benefits and disadvantages will be given that are associated with AM. State-of-the-art and latest trends in AM and AM technologies usage in the accelerator community.  Also, our (I.FAST, Innovation Fostering in Accelerator Science and Technology, project task 10.2) progress with the AM-built Radio Frequency Quadrupole will be shown.

For details, contact Marco Calvi