Accession Number:

ADA339827

Title:

The Diocotron Instability in Annular Relativistic Electron Beams

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

LOS ALAMOS NATIONAL LAB NM APPLIED THEORETICAL PHYSICS DIV

Report Date:

1980-03-17

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

The instability is shown to have a finite k bandwidth with the fastest growing mode in the lab frame shifted to nonzero k. The thin beam dispersion relation, the appearance of several new parameters, and the instability mechanism are discussed.

Subject Categories:

  • Particle Accelerators

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE