CNA Tandetron

Name of the institution: CNA (Centro Nacional de Aceleradores)

Address (location):  Thomas A Edison 7, 41092 Sevilla, Spain

Contact person (e-mail address): Joaquin Gomez Camacho,


Name of facility: CNA Tandetron

Type of facility (e.g. accelerator, laser): Accelerator

Main use of the facility (e.g. patient treatment, research): Research

Access restrictions: Competitive open access. Beam time applications evaluated by scientific committee.


Main parameters:

Particle type:  Accelerator Mass spectrometry ions: 10Be, 14C, 41Ca, 127-129I, 236U, 239-240Pu

Energy range:   1-3 MeV

Momentum range:

Operation mode (continuous or bunched): Continuum

Beam intensity:  Very low (for AMS applications)

Number of particles per bunch (if bunched): N/D

Number of bunches per pulse (if bunched): N/D

Transverse beam sizes:   few mm

Bunch length (if bunched): N/D

Transverse emittances (geometric or normalised): N/D

Any other important information:  Used for Accelerator Mass spectrometry measurements, mainly in environmental studies.