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Title: RESONANT CAVITY EXCITATION SYSTEM

Abstract

An apparatus is presented for exciting a cavity resonator with a minimum of difficulty and, more specifically describes a sub-exciter and an amplifier type pre-exciter for the high-frequency cxcitation of large cavities. Instead of applying full voltage to the main oscillator, a sub-excitation voltage is initially used to establish a base level of oscillation in the cavity. A portion of the cavity encrgy is coupled to the input of the pre-exciter where it is amplified and fed back into the cavity when the pre-exciter is energized. After the voltage in the cavity resonator has reached maximum value under excitation by the pre-exciter, full voltage is applied to the oscillator and the pre-exciter is tunned off. The cavity is then excited to the maximum high voltage value of radio frequency by the oscillator.

Inventors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Originating Research Org. not identified
OSTI Identifier:
4260025
Patent Number(s):
US 2868974
Assignee:
U.S. Atomic Energy Commission DTIE; NSA-13-013507
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-59
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
INSTRUMENTS; AMPLIFIERS; ELECTRIC POTENTIAL; FREQUENCY; OSCILLATIONS; PLANNING; RESONANCE; ZONES

Citation Formats

Baker, W.R., Kerns, Q.A., and Riedel, J.. RESONANT CAVITY EXCITATION SYSTEM. United States: N. p., 1959. Web.
Baker, W.R., Kerns, Q.A., & Riedel, J.. RESONANT CAVITY EXCITATION SYSTEM. United States.
Baker, W.R., Kerns, Q.A., and Riedel, J.. 1959. "RESONANT CAVITY EXCITATION SYSTEM". United States. doi:.
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