sFLASH workshop

chaired by Fenna Reinhold (Universität Hamburg), Joerg Rossbach (Universität Hamburg), Jörn Bödewadt (Universität Hamburg)
from to (Europe/Berlin)
at Hotel Bergström Lüneburg
Bei der Lüner Mühle 21335 Lüneburg
Material:
Go to day
  • Monday, October 1, 2012
    • 10:00 - 11:00 Arrival, check-In and coffee break
    • 11:00 - 12:30 Experience from machine shifts at sFLASH
      results, strategies, conclusions
      • 11:00 Strategies for finding and optimizing seeding at sFLASH 30'
        Speaker: Dr. Velizar Miltchev (Universität Hamburg)
      • 11:30 Experimental results 30'
        Speaker: Mr. Christoph Lechner (Universität Hamburg)
      • 12:00 Conclusion from sFLASH 30'
        Speaker: Dr. Jörn Bödewadt (Universität Hamburg)
    • 12:30 - 14:00 Lunch break
    • 14:00 - 15:00 HHG source
      HHG physics, sFLASH source, diagnostics
      • 14:00 Physics of HHG sources and simulation tools 20'
        Speaker: Arik Willner (DESY)
      • 14:20 Performance of the sFLASH HHG source 20'
        Speaker: Theophilos Maltezopoulos (Universität Hamburg)
      • 14:40 Plans on HHG and laser characterization improvements 20'
        Speaker: Hatem Dachroui (DESY)
    • 15:00 - 15:30 Coffee break
    • 15:30 - 16:35 Seed laser for FLASH 2
      • 15:30 Overview of FLASH 2 (2013-2014) 15'
        Speaker: Katja Honkavaara (DESY)
      • 15:45 Drive laser system for FLASH 2 25'
        Speakers: Robert Riedel (DESY), Michael Schulz (DESY)
      • 16:10 HHG source for FLASH 2 25'
        Speaker: Arvid Hage (DESY)
    • 16:35 - 16:50 Short break
    • 16:50 - 17:50 FLASH 2 seeding
      Convener: Reinhard Brinkmann (DESY)
      • 16:50 HHG injection system for FLASH 2 20'
        Speaker: Sven Ackermann (DESY)
      • 17:10 Electron beam injection for FLASH 2 20'
        Speaker: Matthias Scholz (DESY)
      • 17:30 Diagnositc for laser-electron overlap for FLASH 2 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Juliane Rönsch-Schulenburg (Hamburg University)
    • 18:00 - 19:00 Discussion round
    • 19:00 - 20:00 Internal meeting and free discussion
    • 20:00 - 22:00 Dinner
  • Tuesday, October 2, 2012
    • 09:00 - 10:30 Technology and Developments
      Convener: Dr. Holger Schlarb (DESY)
      • 09:00 Status and upgrade plans for the sFLASH laser synchronisation 20'
        Speakers: Sebastian Schulz (DESY), Matthias Felber (DESY)
      • 09:20 Tolerances on undulator design and operation 20'
        Speaker: Markus Tischer (HASYLAB / DESY)
      • 09:40 Conceptual methods for plasma characterization in sources for PDPWFA applications 35'
        Speaker: Roxana Tarkeshian (Max-Planck-Institut für Physik München)
      • 10:15 Open for discussion 15'
    • 10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break
    • 11:00 - 12:30 Seeding plans for FLASH
      • 11:00 Plans for seeding at sFLASH2 and beyond 25'
        Speaker: Dr. Tim Laarmann (HASYLAB/DESY)
      • 11:25 Options for seeding at FLASH 2 35'
        Speaker: Dr. Velizar Miltchev (University of Hamburg)
      • 12:00 HGHG- and EEHG-Seeding plans at FLASH 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Holger Schlarb (DESY)
    • 12:30 - 14:00 Lunch break
    • 14:00 - 15:30 Characterization of seeded FEL pulses
      • 14:00 THz-based pulse characterization for sFLASH 30'
        Speaker: Markus Drescher (Universität Hamburg)
      • 14:30 THz-source for streaking experiments 15'
        Speaker: Jan-Hendrik Erbe (Universität Hamburg)
      • 14:45 Open for discussion 45'
        Shutdown plans for sFLASH 
    • 15:30 - 16:00 Coffee break
    • 16:00 - 17:00 sFLASH RC-meeting
      coordination of sFLASH beam time October 4th to 6th