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Title: Inductive tuners for microwave driven discharge lamps

An RF powered electrodeless lamp utilizing an inductive tuner in the waveguide which couples the RF power to the lamp cavity, for reducing reflected RF power and causing the lamp to operate efficiently.
Authors:
 [1]
  1. (Gaithersburg, MD)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
872635
Report Number(s):
US 5977712
DOE Contract Number:
FG01-95EE23796
Resource Type:
Patent
Research Org:
Fusion Lighting, Inc., Rockville, MD (United States)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
inductive; tuners; microwave; driven; discharge; lamps; rf; powered; electrodeless; lamp; utilizing; inductive; tuner; waveguide; couples; rf; power; lamp; cavity; reducing; reflected; rf; power; causing; lamp; operate; efficiently; operate efficiently; electrodeless lamp; discharge lamp; rf power; rf power; rf power; powered electrodeless; rf powered; lamp cavity; discharge lamps /315/