The theory of clinotron with non-fixed longitudinal structure of RF field

@article{Makhalov2008TheTO,
  title={The theory of clinotron with non-fixed longitudinal structure of RF field},
  author={P. B. Makhalov and A. E. Fedotov},
  journal={2008 18th International Crimean Conference - Microwave & Telecommunication Technology},
  year={2008},
  pages={202-203}
}
The theory of clinotron with non-fixed longitudinal structure of microwave field is presented. It is shown that in this case normalized electron efficiency of the clinotron is slightly lower than the maximal efficiency of traditional BWO.