ScandiNova receives new order from University of Aarhus

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Uppsala, Sweden, November 16, 2021. ScandiNova Systems AB, a leading provider of new generation high-voltage pulsed power systems, has received an order for an RF unit (modulator, klystron, and e-gun modulator) from Aarhus University in Denmark. The RF unit will be used for research at the ASTRID2 synchrotron light source facility. Delivery is expected to take place in autumn 2022.

The order from Aarhus University covers the design, manufacture, and delivery of a ScandiNova K100, solid-state klystron modulator, equipped with a 7.5 MW Canon S-band klystron and a customized ScandiNova E-gun modulator.

The high-voltage RF unit, that replaces existing PFN technology, will be installed near the 100 MeV Racetrack Microtron Injector of the ASTRID synchrotron.

– We are very pleased and honored to receive this order from Aarhus University. We look forward to a successful collaboration with the Arhus University, Department of Physics & Astronomy Team. It will be very interesting and rewarding to see the overall system performance improvement we can achieve together, says Mikael Lindholm, Senior Vice President, Sales & Marketing at ScandiNova Systems.

For more information, please contact:

Erik Sundström, Head of Communications, ScandiNova Systems AB
+46 70 395 33 95


About ISA, Centre for Storage Ring Facilities, Aarhus University, Denmark

About ScandiNova

Thanks to its breakthrough technology, ScandiNova is a world leader in the development and production of Pulsed Power Systems with high power levels for use in MedTech, Industrial, and Science applications. The company’s product range covers pulse modulators, generators, turnkey radio frequency (RF) systems, E-gun modulators, and Pulsed Electric Field Modulators all equipped with Solid State technology.

These systems have key functions in several Scientific-based applications and radiotherapy, as well as in cargo inspection, non-destructive testing, industrial X-ray, sterilization, and other industrial uses.

More than 95% of production is exported to clients in over 45 countries, mainly in Europe, Asia, and North America. ScandiNova Systems AB, a spin-off from Scanditronix, was founded in 2001 by individuals with long commercial and technical experience in pulsed-power applications. The company, which has its head office in Uppsala, Sweden, has 100 employees plus sales representatives in key regions around the world.

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