TITLE

Transverse instability of an electron beam in a beam-induced ion channel

AUTHOR(S)
Nguyen, K. T.; Schneider, R. F.; Smith, J. R.; Uhm, H. S.
PUB. DATE
February 1987
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;2/2/1987, Vol. 50 Issue 5, p239
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Transverse oscillations of a relativistic electron beam propagating in a beam-induced ion channel have been theoretically investigated and experimentally observed. Good agreement between experimental observations and theoretical calculations strongly suggests that these oscillations may be caused by the ion hose (ion resonance) instability.
ACCESSION #
9822040

 

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