SLAC Report SLAC-R-1007
SLAC Release Date: April 2, 2013
LCLS Strategic Plan
LCLS uses the last one third of the SLAC linac for creation and manipulation of highly compressed electron bunches whose energy is partially converted into x-ray flashes of ultrashort duration and unprecedented brightness by a long undulator. Figure 1 provides a summary of the basic properties of LCLS as of March 2013.