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Electrically pumped relativistic free‐electron wave generators

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Bekefi, G. ; Department of Physics and Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139

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Stimulated scattering induced by the longitudinal electric field of a pump wave is studied theoretically for the case of dense relativistic electron beams traveling in cylindrical metal waveguides. Two processes are examined. In one, the pump wave decays parametrically into a slow and a fast space‐charge wave. In the other, it decays into a slow space‐charge wave and a TM wave of the guide. The frequency characteristics and stimulated growth rates are given for each process, as a function of beam diameter, velocity, and density.

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Journal of Applied Physics  (Volume:51 ,  Issue: 6 )