One- and two-dimensional simulations of ultra-short-pulse reflectometry

Cohen, Bruce I.; Kaiser, Thomas B.; Garrison, John C.
February 1997
Review of Scientific Instruments;Feb1997, Vol. 68 Issue 2, p1238
Academic Journal
Studies ultra-short-pulse (USP) reflectometry using the numerical integration of one- and two-dimensional full-wave equations for ordinary and extraordinary modes propagating in a plasma. Use of reflection of USP microwaves as an effective probe of the density; Identification of the Bragg resonance effects in the reflected signals.


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