Particle Beams

Particle Beam

Relativistic Electron Beam


Transport of Intense Relativistic Electron Beams in a Z-Pinch”, James Benford and B. Ecker, Phys. Rev. Letters, 26, 1160 (1971).

Intense Relativistic Electron-Beam Propagation in Preionized Gas”, James Benford and B. Ecker, Phys. Fluids, 15, 366 (1972).

Intense Beam Generation at Megampere Currents and Beam Transport in Pulsed External Magnetic Field Configurations”, B. Ecker, J. Benford, C. Stallings, S. Putnam, and P. Spence, Record of the 11th Symposium on Electron, Ion, and Laser Beam Technology, R.R.M. Thornley, editor, San Francisco Press, Inc., San Francisco, California (1972).

Combination of Intense Relativistic Electron Beams in a Z-Pinch”, James Benford and Bruce Ecker, Phys. Rev. Letters, 28, 10 (1972).

Penetration of a Magnetic Constriction by Intense Relativistic Electron Beams”, James Benford and Bruce Ecker, Appl. Phys. Lett., 21, 415 (1972).

Interaction of Intense Relativistic Electron Beams with Linear Pinches”, James Benford, Bruce Ecker and Sidney Putnam, Proceedings of Second Topical Conference on Pulsed High-Beta Plasmas, Munich, West Germany, (July 1972).

Intense Electron Beams–A Fusion Match?”, James Benford and Gregory Benford, New Scientist, 56, 514 (1972).

Motion of Intense Beams in Toroidal Fields”, James Benford, Sid Putnam, Charles Stallings, John Guillory, and Steve Shope, Phys. Rev. Letters, 31, 346 (1973).

Compression and Stability Studies of High ν/γ Beams”, Charles Stallings, Richard Schneider, and James Benford, J. Vac. Sci. Technol, 10, 959 (1973).

Dynamics of Intense Relativistic Electron Beams in Toroidal Fields”, James Benford, John Guillory, and Charles Stallings, J. of Appl. Phys., 45, 1657 (1974).

Injection and Control of Intense Relativistic Electron Beams in a Torus”, James Benford, Bruce Ecker, and Vern Bailey, Phys. Rev. Lett., 33, 574 (1974).

Plasma Heating with Ultra-Intense Relativistic Electron Beams”, Dan Prono, Bruce Ecker, Neal Bergstrom, J.ames Benford, and Sid Putnam, Physics International Document PIFR-557, (1975).

Plasma-Return-Current Heating by Relativistic Electron Beams with ν/γ ~ 10”, Dan Prono, Bruce Ecker, Neal Bergstrom and James Benford, Phys. Rev. Lett., 35, 438 (1975).

Electronbeam Heating for Fusion”, James Benford, Laser Focus, p. 45, (July 1975).

Heating of Linear and Toroidal Fusion Devices by High Intensity Electron Beams”, Sid Putnam, Vern Bailey, James Benford and Ted Young, Proc. 7th. Eur. Conf. on Controlled Fusion and Plasma Physics, Lausanne, p. 86 (1975).

Electron Beam Heating of Linear Fusion Devices”, J. Benford, T.S.T. Young, B. Ecker, D. Dakin, I. Smith, S. Putnam, and V. Bailey, Proc. of International Topical Conf. on Electron Beam Res. and Technology, G. Yonas, ed. SAND-76-5122, Albuquerque, N.M. (1976).

Magnetic Focusing of Intense Relativistic Electron Beams”, C. Stallings, J. Benford, and K. Childers, Plasma Physics, 18, 317 (1976).

Relativistic Electron Beam-Heated Linear Reactors”, S. Putnam, J. Benford, V. Bailey, B. Ecker, D. Dakin, and T.S.T. Young, Proc. of the High-Beta Workshop, LASL, ERDA-76/108, E. Oktay, ed. (1976).

E-Beam Heated Linear Solenoid Reactors”, J. Benford, V. Bailey, and D. Oliver, Proc. of 2nd Topical Conf. on Technology of Controlled Nuclear Fusion, American Nuclear Society; USERDA Conf. 760935-Part II, p. 383, (1976).

Electron Beam Heated Solenoid Reactors for Breeding Fissile Fuels”, R. Cooper, V. Bailey, J. Benford, D. Oliver, and M. Di Capua, Proc. of US-USSR Symposium on Fusion-Fission Reactors, p 207, USERDA Conf. 760733, (1976).

Progress Toward Relativistic Electron Beam Heating of Magnetically Confined Systems”, J. Benford, V. Bailey, T.S.T. Young, D. Dakin, E. Ecker, S. Putnam, M. Di Capua, and R. Cooper, Proc. 6th Int’l. Conf. on Plasma Physics and Controlled Nuclear Fusion Research, Vol., II, 543, IAEA, Vienna (1977).

Electron-Beam Transport for Inertial Fusion”, James Benford, J. Appl. Phys., 48, 2320 (1977).

Electron Beam Heated Solenoid Reactors for Fusion Power and Fissile Fuel Breeding”, James Benford, Proc. 12th Intersociety Energy Conf., Wash. D.C., (August 1977).

A Low-Inductance 2-MV Tube”, Y.G. Chen, K. Mashima, and J. Benford, Proc. 2nd IEEE Int’l. Pulsed Power Conf., A. Guenther and J. Kristiansen, eds., IEEE 79CHI505-7, p. 487 (1979).

Electron Beam Driven Tokamaks”, V. Bailey, R. Cooper, J. Benford, and H. Helava, Proc. 8th Symp. on Engr. Prob. of Fusion Res., IEEE 79CH1441-5, p. 901 (1979).

A Unified Pulsed Power Development Plan for ICF”, J. Benford, G. Simcox, T. Naff, O. Zucker, and R. Cooper, Proc. 8th Symp. on Engr. Prob. of Fusion Res., IEEE 79CH1441-5, p. 1220 (1979).

Electron and Ion Beams, Intense”, James Benford, Encyclopedia of Physics, Rita G. Lerner and George L. Trigg, eds., Addison Wesley Press, (1980, 1989).

E-Beams and Power Conditioning for KrF Laser Fusion”, J. Benford, D. Dakin, G. Frazier, T. Naff, Y.G. Chen, and T.S.T. Young, Physics International Document PIIR-3-80, (October 1980).

Beamline for a Light Ion Fusion Demonstration Reactor”, T.S.T. Young and J. Benford, Laser and Particle Beams, 2, p. 61 (1984).

E-Beam ICF for Daedalus Reconsidered”, James Benford, Project Icarus Research Note, (2012).