PLACET

Short description

PLACET (Program for Linear Accelerator Correction and Efficiency Tests) is a code that simulates the dynamics of a beam in the main accelerating or decelerating part of a linac in the presence of wakefields. It allows to investigate single- and multi-bunch effects, and to simulate normal cavities with relatively low group velocities as well as the special power extraction and transfer structures specific to CLIC. A number of correction schemes are implemented, to test what emittance growth must be expected for given prealignment errors.

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Technical information

  • Programming Languages used for implementation:
    • C / C++
  • Parallelization strategy:
    • openMP, optionally MPI
  • Operating systems:
    • Linux, MacOS, Cygwin
  • Other prerequisites:
    • fftw, gsl, tcl
    • user interface: Octave, Python
  • Run PLACET on HTCondor
    • Guide to submit PLACET jobs to HTCondor available here

Other information

  • Developed by: Daniel Schulte, Andrea Latina, et al.
  • License: CERN Licence
  • Contact persons: Andrea Latina
  • Being actively developed and supported: [Yes]
-- Main.GiovanniIadarola - 2016-07-30
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