Increasing klystron efficiency using COM and BAC tuning and application to the 5045 klystron

Aaron Jensen, Andy Haase, Erik Jongewaard, Mark Kemp, Jeff Neilson
2016 2016 IEEE International Vacuum Electronics Conference (IVEC)  
The Core Oscillation Method (COM) and Bunch-Align-Compress (BAC) cavity tuning schemes are discussed and applied to the re-design of the 5045 klystron towards achieving the highest efficiency micro-perveance 2.0 tube ever built.
doi:10.1109/ivec.2016.7561811 fatcat:3ogl32ve5bhy7mw3w7p6sphuqm