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Title: Focusing electrode and coaxial reflector used for reducing the guiding magnetic field of the Ku-band foilless transit-time oscillator

Abstract

Based on the theoretical analysis of the intense relativistic electron beam propagation in the coaxial drift-tube, a focusing electrode and a coaxial reflector is proposed to lessen the demand of the coaxial Ku-band foilless transit-time oscillator (TTO) for the guiding magnetic field. Moreover, a Ku-band TTO with the focusing electrode and the coaxial reflector is designed and studied by particle in cell simulation. When the diode voltage is 390 kV, the beam current 7.8 kA, and the guiding magnetic field is only 0.3 T, the device can output 820 MW microwave pulse at 14.25 GHz by means of the simulation. However, for the device without them, the output power is only 320 MW. The primary experiments are also carried out. When the guiding magnetic field is 0.3 T, the output power of the device with the focusing electrode and the coaxial reflector is double that of the one without them. The simulation and experimental results prove that the focusing electrode and the coaxial reflector are effective on reducing the guiding magnetic field of the device.

Authors:
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  1. College of Optoelectronic Science and Engineering, National University of Defense Technology, Changsha 410073 (China)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
22314665
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Review of Scientific Instruments; Journal Volume: 85; Journal Issue: 8; Other Information: (c) 2014 AIP Publishing LLC; Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
46 INSTRUMENTATION RELATED TO NUCLEAR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY; 73 NUCLEAR PHYSICS AND RADIATION PHYSICS; BEAM CURRENTS; DRIFT TUBES; ELECTRIC POTENTIAL; ELECTRODES; ELECTRON BEAMS; FOCUSING; GHZ RANGE; MAGNETIC FIELDS; MICROWAVE RADIATION; OSCILLATORS; RELATIVISTIC RANGE; SIMULATION

Citation Formats

Ling, Junpu, Zhang, Jiande, He, Juntao, E-mail: hejuntao12@163.com, Wang, Lei, and Deng, Bingfang. Focusing electrode and coaxial reflector used for reducing the guiding magnetic field of the Ku-band foilless transit-time oscillator. United States: N. p., 2014. Web. doi:10.1063/1.4891423.
Ling, Junpu, Zhang, Jiande, He, Juntao, E-mail: hejuntao12@163.com, Wang, Lei, & Deng, Bingfang. Focusing electrode and coaxial reflector used for reducing the guiding magnetic field of the Ku-band foilless transit-time oscillator. United States. doi:10.1063/1.4891423.
Ling, Junpu, Zhang, Jiande, He, Juntao, E-mail: hejuntao12@163.com, Wang, Lei, and Deng, Bingfang. Fri . "Focusing electrode and coaxial reflector used for reducing the guiding magnetic field of the Ku-band foilless transit-time oscillator". United States. doi:10.1063/1.4891423.
@article{osti_22314665,
title = {Focusing electrode and coaxial reflector used for reducing the guiding magnetic field of the Ku-band foilless transit-time oscillator},
author = {Ling, Junpu and Zhang, Jiande and He, Juntao, E-mail: hejuntao12@163.com and Wang, Lei and Deng, Bingfang},
abstractNote = {Based on the theoretical analysis of the intense relativistic electron beam propagation in the coaxial drift-tube, a focusing electrode and a coaxial reflector is proposed to lessen the demand of the coaxial Ku-band foilless transit-time oscillator (TTO) for the guiding magnetic field. Moreover, a Ku-band TTO with the focusing electrode and the coaxial reflector is designed and studied by particle in cell simulation. When the diode voltage is 390 kV, the beam current 7.8 kA, and the guiding magnetic field is only 0.3 T, the device can output 820 MW microwave pulse at 14.25 GHz by means of the simulation. However, for the device without them, the output power is only 320 MW. The primary experiments are also carried out. When the guiding magnetic field is 0.3 T, the output power of the device with the focusing electrode and the coaxial reflector is double that of the one without them. The simulation and experimental results prove that the focusing electrode and the coaxial reflector are effective on reducing the guiding magnetic field of the device.},
doi = {10.1063/1.4891423},
journal = {Review of Scientific Instruments},
number = 8,
volume = 85,
place = {United States},
year = {Fri Aug 15 00:00:00 EDT 2014},
month = {Fri Aug 15 00:00:00 EDT 2014}
}