Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (PRWEB) June 17, 2013
BCSI and BTL have invested in a Multi Million USD test and research facility, the only one of its kind in the world, for these scientists to design, develop and test prototype concepts for these Cyclotrons. This research will help BCSI and BTL to introduce a new generation of modern low to high power Cyclotrons next year. Currently, BCSI and BTL are expecting nearly 50 Million USD worth of orders for new Cyclotrons, in addition to the 20 Million USD worth of orders for 70 MeV and 15 MeV Cyclotrons, to be shipped this year. These are the result of BTL and BCSI investing more than 20 Million USD in product, research, design, development and manufacturing of these unique modern Cyclotrons, using the latest in technological advancements.
BCSI and BTL are hosts to a Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)/Italian National Laboratory of Legnaro (INFN) experimental group, part of the DAEdALUS Collaboration (http://www2.lns.mit.edu/~conrad/daedalus.html) aimed at world-class neutrino experiments using a new generation of high-current cyclotrons. The DAEdALUS Group has installed and is currently testing its new ion source, developed at the Catania INFN laboratory, at the TeamBest Vancouver test and research facility. Professor Janet Conrad of the MIT Department of Physics reported that, “…It is nice to see basic science and applications of physics move forward hand-in-hand so productively.”
The key feature of the high current accelerator is the use of singly-ionized molecules of hydrogen (H2+), that are subsequently converted to two protons (2H+), and delivered to high-power neutrino-production targets.
The BCSI and BTL test and research facility has assembled a new well-instrumented Cyclotron Central Region Test Stand. This comprehensive research facility produce
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