magnetron


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magnetron

[mag′nətron]
Etymology: Gk, magnesia, lodestone, trum, device
a source of microwave energy used in medical linear accelerators to accelerate electrons to the therapeutic energies.

mag·ne·tron

(mag'nĕ-tron)
Device within a linear accelerator that serves as a microwave amplifier and oscillator.
See also: klystron
[magnet + -tron fr. electron]
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Taking into account above aspects, this paper presents a part of theoretical and experimental research developed along first author's PhD thesis elaboration, by using a new approach for simulating the operation of magnetron sputtering PVD equipment for industrial applications.
Sol-gel, Pulsed laser deposition, Molecular beam epitaxy, chemical vapor deposition, spin coating and RF magnetron sputtering [13] are some to be mentioned.
Los recubrimientos de TiSiN se depositaron a traves de la tecnica de PVD magnetron sputtering reactivo ambiente de nitrogeno y argon, variando el flujo de [N.
In spite of the quantity of works reported about TiAlN coatings, a depth analysis of the relationship between structure and morphology with the bias voltage during the production process employing modern systems as triode magnetron sputtering is required.
In this work, measurements of the axial and radial components of the magnetic fields generated by an unbalanced magnetron with axial symmetry were carried out; it was found that the magnetic field of a magnetron built with a cylindrical anda concentric ring magnets with opposite polarities, correlated well with the magnetic field generated by two concentric coplanar Ioops, whose currents flow in opposite directions.
The companies said that work on building a flat glass (float) production line for the construction and automotive markets will start in the last quarter of 2010, while the investments for installing the mirror and magnetron coater production lines will begin shortly after the flat glass (float) plant is operational in the second half of 2012.
3] thin film deposited by magnetron sputtering (MS) at low temperature--Adele Carrado, Mohamed A.
Magnetron sputtering does not have this shortcoming because in this method deposition takes place in the form of atoms of the sputtered material (partially in the form of ions of this material).
Washington, September 17 (ANI): Researchers funded by the Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) at the University of Michigan, US, invented a new type of magnetron that may be used by military radar systems to defeat enemy electronics.