8 July 1993 Experimental progress on a 1-microsecond, 1-kilojoule-per-pulse, L-band relativistic klystron
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Proceedings Volume 1872, Intense Microwave Pulses; (1993) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.147485
Event: OE/LASE'93: Optics, Electro-Optics, and Laser Applications in Scienceand Engineering, 1993, Los Angeles, CA, United States
A high-current relativistic klystron amplifier (RKA) is being developed with the goal of producing 1 kJ per pulse with a 1 microsecond(s) pulsewidth and a peak power of 1 GW. The three cavity tube is fully assembled and is undergoing high power testing. Peak power levels as high as 400 MW have been produced so far. Current experimental results are presented.
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Michael V. Fazio, William Brian Haynes, Bruce E. Carlsten, Ricky J. Faehl, Thomas J. T. Kwan, Ray M. Stringfield, R. F. Wasierski, "Experimental progress on a 1-microsecond, 1-kilojoule-per-pulse, L-band relativistic klystron", Proc. SPIE 1872, Intense Microwave Pulses, (8 July 1993); doi: 10.1117/12.147485; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.147485


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