Tuesday, 25 October 2011

Limitations of Cyclotron

* Cyclotron cannot accelerate uncharged particles like neutrons.

* Cyclotron cannot accelerate electrons because of its small mass.

* It cannot accelerate positively charged particles with large mass due to relativistic effect. 

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  1. What is limitations about cyclotron frequency

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  2. What is relativistic variation of mass

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  4. How to overcome these limitation?

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    1. varying magnetic field or varying the frequency of the oscillator

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  5. how about uniform magnetic field??????? wont it contribute to the drawbacks of cyclotron?????

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    1. It is very difficult to maintain uniform magnetic field over a wide area of the dees in the cyclotron

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  6. Thanks alotttttt ♡ ...love u.... ♡♡♡

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