Upcoming conferences

11th International Particle Accelerator Conference
30th International Linear Accelerator Conference 2020
TESLA Technology Collaboration Meeting

ECD 2019

2019 European Cryogenics Days

07-09 october 2019 - Lund, Sweden

Present status and possible upgrade of the XFEL cryomodules

SRF 2019

19th International Conference on RF Superconductivity

30 June - 7 July 2019 - Dresden, Germany

S. Barbanotti et al. "Modal Analysis of the XFEL 1.3 GHz Cavity and Cryomodule Main Components and Comparison with Measured data"
S. Barbanotti, K. Jensch et al. "Measurement of the Vibration Response of the EXFEL RF Coupler and Comparison with Simulated Data"

Cryo-Ops 2018

8th International Workshop on Cryogenics Operations

4-7 June 2018 - Beijing, China

J. Penning "RF Heat Load Compensation for the European XFEL"


Cryogenic Engineering Conference and International Cryogenic Materials Conference

9-13 July 2017 - Madison, WI (USA)


Articles pubblished by DESY-MKS:

  • T. Boeckmann et al., "Use of PROFIBUS for cryogenic instrumentation at XFEL"
  • Y Bozhko et al., "Commissioning and first cooldown of XFEL linac"
  • T Paetzold et al., "First operation of the XFEL linac with the 2 K cryogenic system "
  • T Böckmann et al., „Serial testing of XFEL cryomodules: results of the cryogenic heat load measurements.


Proceedings available here.

SRF 2015

19th International Conference on RF Superconductivity

13-18 September 2015 - Whistler, Canada

M. Schalwat et al. “Exchange and Repair of Titanium Service Pipes for the EXFEL Series Cavities”
S. Barbanotti et al. “Connection of EXFEL cryomodules, caps, and boxes in the EXFEL main linac and injector: welding of cryo­pipes and assembly of beam­line absorbers under the requirements of the PED regulation”

Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A

Volume 763, 1 November 2014, Pages 688-710


X.L. Wang et al., "Thermal performance analysis and measurements of the prototype cryomodules of European XFEL accelerator (Part I and II)"


The articles are available here (part I) and here (part II).

Linac 2014

27th Linear Accelerator Conference

31 August-05 September 2014 - Geneva, Switzerland

S. Barbanotti et al. “XFEL Cryomodule Transportation: from the Assembly Laboratory in CEA-Saclay (France) to the Test-Hall in DESY-Hamburg (Germany)"
S. Barbanotti et al. “Qualification of the Titanium Welds in the E-XFEL Cryomodule and the CE Certification”