Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
First optics and beam dynamics studies on the MAX IV 3 GeV storage ring
- Author(s): Leemann, SC
- Sjöström, M
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttps://doi.org/10.1016/j.nima.2017.11.072
© 2017 The MAX IV 3 GeV storage ring is the first light source to make use of a multibend achromat lattice to reach ultralow emittance. After extensive commissioning efforts, the storage ring is now ramping up its user program. We present results from beam commissioning of the MAX IV 3 GeV storage ring as well as a summary of the beam dynamics studies that have so for been carried out. We report on injection and accumulation using a single dipole kicker, top-up injection, slow orbit feedback, restoring the linear optics to design, effects of in-vacuum undulators with closed gaps, adjusting nonlinear optics to achieve design chromaticity correction and dynamic aperture sufficient for high injection efficiency and large Touschek lifetime.