Paoloni, C (2005) Yield improvement via helix-pitch profile adjustment in multisection helix traveling-wave tubes. Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, 46 (5). pp. 433-435. ISSN 0895-2477Full text not available from this repository.
Yield control in multisection helix traveling-wave tubes (TWTs) is a fundamental issue in the manufacturing process. Assuming TWT small-signal gain as a design goal, yield degradation due to the helix-pitch manufacturing error is investigated in depth. The relevant contribution of the sections with lower helix pitch is studied. Oil the basis of the obtained results, indications,for defining the helix-pitch profile that provide a better compromise between yield and performance are given. (c) 2005 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Microwave and Optical Technology Letters|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||helix pitch ; small-signal gain ; traveling-wave tubes (TWTs) ; yield|
|Subjects:||T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > Engineering|
|Deposited On:||07 Aug 2012 14:33|
|Last Modified:||30 Sep 2013 12:27|
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