Accession Number : AD0449765


Title :   INTERIM DEVELOPMENT REPORT FOR SECONDARY EMISSION ELECTRON MULTIPLIER TUBE.


Descriptive Note : Final rept. 21 Mar 62-15 Oct 63,


Corporate Author : TUNG-SOL ELECTRIC INC LIVINGSTON NJ CHATHAM ELECTRONICS DIV


Personal Author(s) : McArtney, J


Report Date : 15 Oct 1963


Pagination or Media Count : 9


Abstract : The design of a high power grid controlled secondary electron emission tube is presented. The advantages of venetial blind cylindrical geometry silver magnesium dynodes are discussed. Various attempts at improving tube characteristics and structure are considered. A discussion of tube instability delay time and rise time, power calculations and tube parameter graphs are included. Life test results, tube application and future tube designs are presented. (Author)


Descriptors :   *ELECTRON MULTIPLIERS , SECONDARY EMISSION , ELECTRON TUBES , ELECTRON TUBE COMPONENTS , METALS , GLASS , CERAMIC MATERIALS , PACKAGING , CONFIGURATIONS , STABILITY , TIME , GRAPHICS , POWER , LIFE EXPECTANCY(SERVICE LIFE) , ELECTRODES , SILVER ALLOYS


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE