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Australian Synchrotron Wiggler


The Australian Synchrotron is a world-class national research facility that uses accelerator technology to produce a powerful source of light – x-rays and infrared radiation – a million times brighter than the sun.


Wiggler Type


Remanence Used in the Design Calculations

1.25 T

Wiggler Symmetry


Peak Field at Maximum Gap

< 0.005 T

Wiggler Period

100 mm

At Minimum Gap: Fourier Analysis: 1st Harmonics  

1.644 T

Number of Full Size Poles


3rd Harmonics

0.265 T

Total Number of Poles


5th Harmonics

0.029 T

Minimum Gap

14.0 mm

7th Harmonics  

-0.006 T

Maximum Gap

³ 210 mm

9th Harmonics  

-0.006 T

Length of Magnet Assemblies

2065.2  mm

Peak Field

1.923 T

Total Length of Wiggler

2105 mm

Higher Order Contribution in Magnetic Field

16.2 %

Permanent Magnet Material


On Axis Critical Energy           

11.6 keV


Vanadium Permendur

Magnetic Force           

108 kN


ADC USA (ISO 9001 certified), located near Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, is a leading developer and supplier of complex scientific components and instruments for large government laboratories and corporations around the world. Founded as a privately held company in 1995, ADC has grown into one of world’s leading technology companies and has enjoyed 18 straight years of business growth and profitability with more than 500 customers located in over 26 countries. We have developed capabilities, design, procedures and training staff to provide “Turn-Key” Insertion Devices (Undulators) and Magnetic Measurement Systems complete with in-house and customer site training.