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Title: A Topology of On/Off Marx Modulator with Protection of Load and Solid State Switches

Abstract

This article discusses a proposal for an ultra fast feedback response that will protect the load and solid state switches of the ON/OFF Marx type modulators. The feedback guards main elements of a modulator against possible arcs in the load, particularly arcs inside of the electron guns. The chief concept behind the proposed response system is an employment of a fraction of the output modulator power as a controlling and guarding pulse during the delivery time. The time constant of the proposed feedback loop lies in the nanosecond range. Peculiarities of proposed topology are discussed.

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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
900608
Report Number(s):
SLAC-PUB-12279
TRN: US200711%%209
DOE Contract Number:
AC02-76SF00515
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: Contributed to 34th IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science (PPPS 2007) and 16th IEEE International Pulsed Power Conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 17-22 Jun 2007
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING; ELECTRON GUNS; FEEDBACK; SWITCHES; EQUIPMENT PROTECTION DEVICES; DESIGN; TIME DEPENDENCE; Accelerators,ACCSYS, ENG

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Krasnykh, Anatoly, and /SLAC. A Topology of On/Off Marx Modulator with Protection of Load and Solid State Switches. United States: N. p., 2007. Web.
Krasnykh, Anatoly, & /SLAC. A Topology of On/Off Marx Modulator with Protection of Load and Solid State Switches. United States.
Krasnykh, Anatoly, and /SLAC. Mon . "A Topology of On/Off Marx Modulator with Protection of Load and Solid State Switches". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/900608.
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