Picture of person typing on laptop with programming code visible on the laptop screen

World class computing and information science research at Strathclyde...

The Strathprints institutional repository is a digital archive of University of Strathclyde's Open Access research outputs. Strathprints provides access to thousands of Open Access research papers by University of Strathclyde researchers, including by researchers from the Department of Computer & Information Sciences involved in mathematically structured programming, similarity and metric search, computer security, software systems, combinatronics and digital health.

The Department also includes the iSchool Research Group, which performs leading research into socio-technical phenomena and topics such as information retrieval and information seeking behaviour.


Effective coupling of cyclotron autoresonance maser and "gyrotron" modes on a phase-synchronized electron beam

Savilov, A V and Bratman, V L and Phelps, A D R and Samsonov, S V (2000) Effective coupling of cyclotron autoresonance maser and "gyrotron" modes on a phase-synchronized electron beam. Physical Review E: Statistical Physics, Plasmas, Fluids, and Related Interdisciplinary Topics, 62 (3). pp. 4207-4215. ISSN 1063-651X

Full text not available in this repository. Request a copy from the Strathclyde author


For a cyclotron resonance maser (CRM) with a helical axis-encircling electron beam, the possibility of a strong interaction between cutoff (gyrotron) and traveling Doppler-up-shifted (cyclotron autoresonance maser) modes, which are in resonance with the electrons at the same frequency, is demonstrated. This effect can be used in a CRM oscillator of a new type, where the feedback and the mode selectivity for the operating traveling mode are provided due to the excitation of the cutoff mode. According to both the theory and the experiment, such a scheme can provide an effective excitation of the traveling mode with negligibly low losses associated with the cutoff mode.