Study of millimetre wave extended interaction oscillation using pseudospark-sourced E-beams

Cross, A. W. and Yin, H. and Zhang, L. and He, W. and Shu, G. and Zhao, J. and Yin, Y. and Ronald, K. and Phelps, A. D. R.; (2017) Study of millimetre wave extended interaction oscillation using pseudospark-sourced E-beams. In: 2017 47th European Microwave Conference. IEEE, DEU, pp. 560-563. ISBN 9782874870477

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    Abstract

    This article presents the investigation of millimetre wave extended interaction oscillation (EIO) using both pencil and sheet-shaped pseudospark (PS)-sourced electron beams. A W-band (75-110 GHz) pencil beam Extended Interaction Oscillator (EIO) was designed and constructed to operate for the first experiment with the output power of 38 W achieved from a four-gap PS discharge operating at 30.5 kV. To increase the output power of the EIO, PS-sourced beam generation was further advanced with an integrated post-acceleration section and a PS sheet-beam.

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    Cross, A. W. ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7672-1283, Yin, H. ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6635-9759, Zhang, L. ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6317-0395, He, W. ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7018-0527, Shu, G., Zhao, J., Yin, Y., Ronald, K. ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8585-0746 and Phelps, A. D. R. ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1100-1012;