RRCAT Newsletter - Issue 2 of 2013

  From the Director's Desk
  From the Editor's Desk

 Accelerator Programme:
A.1: Indus-2 achieves 150 mA beam current at 2.5 GeV
A.2: Design and development of X-ray diagnostic beamline at Indus-2 and initial measurement results
A.3: First development of 650 MHZ (β=0.9) single-cell bulk niobium SCRF cavity
A.4: Processing of 1.3 GHz single cell SRF cavity
A.5: Development of aluminium plate fin heat exchangers for cryogenic application
A.6: Enhancement of helium gas recovery facility for liquid helium experiments
A.7: Local fast orbit feedback control system for Indus-2
A.8: Global slow orbit feedback control system for Indus-2
A.9: Ordering of FeCo nanocrystalline phase in FeCoNbB alloy: an anomalous diffraction study
A.10: Variable frequency ac current source for characterization of magnetic and superconducting materials
A.11: Upgradation of Indus-1 Timing Control System (TCS)
A.12: New control system for magnet power supplies of transport line-1 of Indus-1
A.13: Development and testing of a prototype coaxial blade tuner
A.14: Control system for linac for agricultural radiation processing facility
A.15: Heat removal in Indus-2 dipole chambers
A.16: Indigenous development of S-Band Test facility upto 45MW peak power for testing accelerator components

 Laser Programme:
L.1: Laser wake-field acceleration of electrons in laser produced solid plasma plume
L.2: Development of a chirped pulse amplification based 40 TW Nd:glass laser system
L.3: Laser cooling and trapping of noble gas Krypton atoms
L.4: Anatomical variability of in vivo Raman spectra of normal oral cavity and its effect on oral tissue classification
L.5: Diode-end pumped Nd: YVO4 laser with different cooling geometries
L.6: A novel surface thermo-mechanical treatment enhances corrosion resistance of Type 304 stainless steel
L.7: 10kV Flashlamp power supply for high power Nd: glass laser amplifier
L.8: Development of specialized optical coatings at RRCAT
L.9: X-ray topography for imaging structural defects in single crystals
L.10: Development of compact and versatile hollow cathode lamp for lithium optogalvanic studies

I.1: Scientific computing and software development at RRCAT
I.2: Development of information systems at RRCAT
I.3: Development in networking and communication at RRCAT
I.4: Development in scientific information resources at RRCAT

 Theme Articles:

T.1: Enhancements in Indus-2 control system for machine performance improvements
T.2: Laser wake-field acceleration: An advanced technique for compact electron accelerators
T.3: Fundamental physical properties of InP/GaAs based type-II ultrathin quantum wells


Publications from RRCAT during January 2013-June 2013


N.1: RRCAT celebrated 29th Foundation Day
N.2: National Science Day at RRCAT
N.3: Interaction meet on utilization of synchrotron based X-ray fluorescence and related techniques
N.4: Observance of fire service week-2013 at RRCAT
N.5: Women's Day celebrated at RRCAT
N.6:Gold medal awarded to RRCAT Engineer
N.7:RRCAT family wishes happy and healthy life on superannuation
N.8:आरआरकेट में माह जनवरी, २०१३ से जून, २०१३ तक की अवधि के दौरान हिन्दी के प्रचार-प्रसार से संबन्धित विभिन्न गतिविधियाँ


RRCAT Newsletter - Issue 2 of 2013

Chief Editor:
  • Dr. Shovan K. Majumder

Editorial Board:
  • Dr. Vinit Kumar
  • Dr. Tapas Ganguli
  • Dr. Christ P. Paul
  • Sh. Shailendra S. Tomar
  • Sh. J. K. Pattnaik
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