High-Power Microwave Sources and Technologies
June 2001, Wiley-IEEE Press
List of Contributors.
List of Acronyms and Abbreviations.
HPM Sources: The DOD Perspective.
Relativistic erenkov Devices.
Gyrotron Oscillators and Amplifiers.
Active Plasma Loading of HPM Devices.
Beam Transport and RF Control.
Cathodes and Electron Guns.
Windows and RF Breakdown.
Alternative Approaches and Future Challenges.
About the Editors.
Edl Schamiloglu is the Gardner-Zemke Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, where he also directs the Pulsed Power and Plasma Science Laboratory. He performs extensive work in the physics and technology of charged particle beam generation and propagation, high-power narrow band and ultra-wideband microwave sources, plasma physics and diagnostics, and electromagnetic wave propagation. Dr. Schamiloglu is the associate editor of the IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science. He is a senior member of the IEEE and an elected member of the IEEE Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society s Administrative Committee (NPSS AdCom). Also, in 1991 Dr. Schamiloglu was a member of the Delphi/Minerva team that received the Sandia National Laboratories Research Excellence Award. Furthermore, he received the 1992 School of Engineering Research Excellence Award, and was recently awarded the title of Regents Lecturer (1996 1999).