RF Power Sources for High-Brightness RF Linacs

  • Robert A. Jameson
  • Don W. Reid
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 178)


This paper will discuss the types of devices and system architectures that show promise in providing rf power sources for future rf linear accelerators. Different types of sources will probably be required at different frequencies, but in all cases, efficiency and unit cost will be prime considerations. In many applications, high power-to-weight ratios will also be advantageous.


Pulse Length Duty Factor Virtual Cathode Virtual Cathode Oscillator GYROTRON Oscillator 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert A. Jameson
    • 1
  • Don W. Reid
    • 1
  1. 1.Accelerator Technology Division Office, MS H811Los Alamos National LaboratoryLos AlamosUSA

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