Cavallo's Multiplier for in situ Generation of High Voltage

@article{Clayton2018CavallosMF,
  title={Cavallo's Multiplier for in situ Generation of High Voltage},
  author={S. M. Clayton and Takeyasu M. Ito and J Ramsey and Wanchun Wei and Marie Blatnik and Bradley W. Filippone and George M. Seidel},
  journal={arXiv: Instrumentation and Detectors},
  year={2018}
}
A classic electrostatic induction machine, Cavallo's multiplier, is suggested for in situ production of very high voltage in cryogenic environments. The device is suitable for generating a large electrostatic field under conditions of very small load current. Operation of the Cavallo multiplier is analyzed, with quantitative description in terms of mutual capacitances between electrodes in the system. A demonstration apparatus was constructed, and measured voltages are compared to predictions… 

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