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A study on helix pitch tolerance impact on TWT small-signal gain

D'Agostino, S and Paoloni, C (2002) A study on helix pitch tolerance impact on TWT small-signal gain. IEEE ELECTRON DEVICE LETTERS, 23 (12). pp. 746-748. ISSN 0741-3106

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Abstract

Traveling-wave tubes (TWTs) consist of several sections with different helix pitch to provide the required small-sigqal gain. An extensive study aiming to improve the comprehension of the effect of the helix pitch manufacturing tolerances on the TWT small-signal gain has been completed. The obtained results demonstrate the relevant impact on the TWT small-signal gain when the helix pitch deviates from its nominal value and allow devising a tuning procedure for the realized tubes.

Item Type: Article
Journal or Publication Title: IEEE ELECTRON DEVICE LETTERS
Subjects: T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
Departments: Faculty of Science and Technology > Engineering
ID Code: 56549
Deposited By: ep_importer_pure
Deposited On: 07 Aug 2012 14:44
Refereed?: Yes
Published?: Published
Last Modified: 09 Apr 2014 23:54
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URI: http://eprints.lancs.ac.uk/id/eprint/56549

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