induction accelerator

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Noun1.induction accelerator - accelerates a continuous beam of electrons to high speeds by means of the electric field produced by changing magnetic flux
atom smasher, particle accelerator, accelerator - a scientific instrument that increases the kinetic energy of charged particles
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The ring will thus in effect be a recirculating induction accelerator, capable of acceleration from 10 keV to 50 keV (v/c=0.4) in 100 turns.
The Solid State Power Source for Advanced Accelerators and Industrial Applications, developed by researchers at the DOE's Lawrence Livermore (Calif.) National Laboratory and Bechtel Nevada Corp., Las Vegas, Nev., enables high-current induction accelerators to operate at pulse rates and with a pulse flexibility far beyond the state 6f the art.