Latest Advancements in High-Power Millimeter-Wave Helix TWTs

@article{Chong2010LatestAI,
  title={Latest Advancements in High-Power Millimeter-Wave Helix TWTs},
  author={Chae K. Chong and William L. Menninger},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science},
  year={2010},
  volume={38},
  pages={1227-1238}
}
The millimeter-wave spectrum, generally considered to range from 30 to 300 GHz, is one of the most actively used spectrums today, with applications such as high-data-rate terrestrial and space communications, radar, and electronic warfare. The helix traveling-wave tube (TWT) amplifier has long been a critical component for enabling modern millimeter-wave systems. This paper presents an overview of several recently developed high-power millimeter-wave helix TWTs which have extended the helix TWT… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 33 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS