Particle dynamics applications

Simulation of Vacuum Electron Devices, Particle Accelerators and More

CST Studio Suite technology comprises a wide range of solvers, enabling the simulation of complex devices and the development of new technologies.

Often these complex devices are difficult to understand and it’s not easy to have analytic estimations, especially when they involve particles and the behavior is transient. Simulation is able to mimic the complex electron/wave interaction, responsible for a power generation/amplification process. The prediction of performance by means of simulation is a key task throughout the design.

CST Studio Suite includes several tools for designing charged particle devices, including the Particle Tracking Solver, the electrostatic (es-PIC) and the standard Particle-in-Cell (PIC) Solver and the Wakefield Solver. These can be used to design beamline components from particle sources, to magnets, to cavities, to absorbers.

Particle dynamics simulation is also crucial in the design of vacuum electronics devices. Magnetrons, gyrotrons, klystrons and traveling wave tube amplifiers are among the components that can be designed with CST Studio Suite. Breakdown effects such as multipaction and corona effects can be simulated and, with multiphysics simulation, the thermal and mechanical effects of high-power microwaves can also be taken into account.

Particle Dynamics Applications Materials

SIMULIA Electromagnetics Technology for Particle Dynamics Simulation

SIMULIA develops simulation technology that  can be used to calculate electromagnetic fields in a wide range of application areas. These technologies are particularly useful for Particle Dynamics simulation. Depending on your working environment this technology is available to you in various ways:

Electromagnetics on the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform

EM simulation software is a game changer when it comes to reducing the time and cost of bringing a product to market, not just in the high-tech industries of electronics and communication.

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3DEXPERIENCE Works Electromagnetics

Electromagnetics Engineer is a high-performance 3D electromagnetic simulation solution. Powered by the industry proven CST Studio Suite, this cloud-enabled role delivers fast, effective simulation and design guidance of electro-mechanical devices, PCB’s, antennas in a truly multi-physics environment.

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CST Studio Suite

CST Studio Suite is a high-performance 3D EM analysis software package for designing, analyzing and optimizing EM components and systems.

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Opera Simulation Software is a Finite Element Analysis software suite which, with its strength in low frequency simulation, is extremely useful for the design of magnets, electric motors and other electrical machines.

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Spark3D is a unique simulation tool for determining the RF breakdown power level in a wide variety of passive devices, including cavities, waveguides, microstrip and antennas.

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