Plasma Physics Reports

, Volume 45, Issue 8, pp 770–776 | Cite as

Hybrid Vircator Microwave Oscillator with a Nonlaminar Electron Beam and an Electrodynamic Section

  • Yu. A. Kalinin
  • A. V. StarodubovEmail author
  • A. S. Fokin


A vircator-based microwave oscillator with a nonlaminar electron beam and an extended matched section of a helical slow-wave system was studied numerically and experimentally. It is shown that the oscillator efficiency in the frequency range of 1–3 GHz reaches 20%.



This work was supported by the Russian Foundation for Basic Research (project no. 19-02-00757) and the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation under the design part of State Assignment no. 3.859.2017/4.6.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yu. A. Kalinin
    • 1
  • A. V. Starodubov
    • 1
    Email author
  • A. S. Fokin
    • 1
  1. 1.Chernyshevsky State UniversitySaratovRussia

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