Blank, M; Danly, B; Levush, B; Latham, P; Pershing, D; (1997) Experimental demonstration of a W-band gyroklystron amplifier. Physical Review Letters , 79 (22) 4485 - 4488. 10.1103/PhysRevLett.79.4485.
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The experimental demonstration of a four cavity W-band (93 GHz) gyroklystron amplifier is reported. The gyroklystron has produced 67 kW peak output power and 28% efficiency in the TE011 mode using a 55 kV, 4.3 A electron beam. The full width at half maximum instantaneous bandwidth is greater than 460 MHz, a significant increase over the bandwidth demonstrated in previous W-band gyroklystron amplifier experiments. The amplifier is unconditionally stable at this operating point. Experimental results are in good agreement with theoretical predictions.
|Title:||Experimental demonstration of a W-band gyroklystron amplifier|
|Open access status:||An open access publication. A version is also available from UCL Discovery.|
|Additional information:||© 1997 The American Physical Society|
|UCL classification:||UCL > School of Life and Medical Sciences > Faculty of Life Sciences > Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit|
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