Study of a plasma-filled X-band backward wave oscillator

Zhai, X.; Garate, E.
May 1992
Applied Physics Letters;5/11/1992, Vol. 60 Issue 19, p2332
Academic Journal
Examines a plasma-filled X-band backward wave oscillators. Magnitude of microwave frequency upshifts; Dependence of frequency upshifts on the background gas pressure; Factor attributing to the increase of microwave emission bandwidth; Comparison between the radio frequency power enhancement of high and low beam current cases.


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