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Title: A 75 MW S-Band Klystron

This program performed computational and preliminary mechanical design for a klystron producing 75 MW at 2.856 GHz using periodic permanent magnet (PPM) focusing. The performance specifications achieved were those for the Matter-Radiation Interactions in the Extremes (MaRIE) project at Los Alamos National Laboratory. The klystron is designed to provide 10 microsecond pulses at 60 Hz with 56 dB gain. The PPM-Focusing eliminates requirements for solenoids and their associated power supplies, cooling systems, interlocks, control and diagnostic instrumentation, and maintenance. The represents a significant in both acquisition and operating costs. It also increases reliability by eliminating many potential failure modes.
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  1. Calabazas Creek Research, Inc., San Mateo, CA (United States)
  2. Calabazas Creek Research, Inc., San Mateo, CA (United States).
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
Report Number(s):
Final Report
DOE Contract Number:
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Research Org:
Calabazas Creek Research, Inc., San Mateo, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE SC Office of High Energy Physics (SC-25)
Country of Publication:
United States
43 PARTICLE ACCELERATORS Klystron; ppm-focusing; accelerators; colliders; RF sources