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Propagation Characteristics of a High-Power Microwave in Waveguide Filled with Plasma

  • Wenjie Fu
  • Yang Yan
Original Article

Abstract

Analytical theory of high-power microwave propagation in waveguide filled with plasma is presented in this paper. The ponderomotive force effect of high power microwave is taken into consideration and preliminary numerical calculations are carried out, the propagation characteristics of the high-power microwave and the influence of microwave power on the distribution of plasma density are calculated and discussed.

Key Words:

High-power microwave Plasma waveguide Ponderomotive force Propagation characteristics 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wenjie Fu
    • 1
  • Yang Yan
    • 1
  1. 1.Research Institute of High Energy ElectronicsUniversity of Electronic Science and Technology of ChinaChengdu, SichuanPeople’s Republic of China

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