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Title: Microwave detector

Abstract

A microwave detector (10) is provided for measuring the envelope shape of a microwave pulse comprised of high-frequency oscillations. A biased ferrite (26, 28) produces a magnetization field flux that links a B-dot loop (16, 20). The magnetic field of the microwave pulse participates in the formation of the magnetization field flux. High-frequency insensitive means (18, 22) are provided for measuring electric voltage or current induced in the B-dot loop. The recorded output of the detector is proportional to the time derivative of the square of the envelope shape of the microwave pulse.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2];  [3]
  1. Moss Beach, CA
  2. Chapel Hill, NC
  3. San Ramon, CA
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
866072
Patent Number(s):
4626791
Assignee:
United States of America as represented by United States (Washington, DC)
DOE Contract Number:  
W-7405-ENG-48
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
microwave; detector; 10; provided; measuring; envelope; shape; pulse; comprised; high-frequency; oscillations; biased; ferrite; 26; 28; produces; magnetization; field; flux; links; b-dot; loop; 16; 20; magnetic; participates; formation; insensitive; means; 18; 22; electric; voltage; current; induced; recorded; output; proportional; time; derivative; square; current induced; magnetic field; microwave detector; microwave pulse; field flux; time derivative; wave pulse; electric voltage; /327/375/

Citation Formats

Meldner, Heiner W, Cusson, Ronald Y, and Johnson, Ray M. Microwave detector. United States: N. p., 1986. Web.
Meldner, Heiner W, Cusson, Ronald Y, & Johnson, Ray M. Microwave detector. United States.
Meldner, Heiner W, Cusson, Ronald Y, and Johnson, Ray M. Wed . "Microwave detector". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/866072.
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abstractNote = {A microwave detector (10) is provided for measuring the envelope shape of a microwave pulse comprised of high-frequency oscillations. A biased ferrite (26, 28) produces a magnetization field flux that links a B-dot loop (16, 20). The magnetic field of the microwave pulse participates in the formation of the magnetization field flux. High-frequency insensitive means (18, 22) are provided for measuring electric voltage or current induced in the B-dot loop. The recorded output of the detector is proportional to the time derivative of the square of the envelope shape of the microwave pulse.},
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place = {United States},
year = {1986},
month = {1}
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