electron cyclotron resonance


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electron cyclotron resonance

[i¦lek‚trän ¦sī·klə‚trän ′rez·ə·nəns]
(physics)
Resonance absorption of energy from a radio-frequency or microwave-frequency electromagnetic field by electrons in a uniform magnetic field when the frequency of the electromagnetic field equals the cyclotron frequency of the electrons.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Liu Shenggang, Ouyang Zhengbiao and Cheng Xiaodong, "The Orbit Theory of Electrostatic Electron Cyclotron Resonance Masers," IEEE Trans.
Mar 9-13 15th Joint Workshop on Electron Cyclotron Emission and Electron Cyclotron Resonance Heating.
To see why predictions are hazardous, you need only consider what happened to electron cyclotron resonance (ECR).
Research in sources for electron cyclotron resonance heating has been relatively stable, with support going to MIT and Varian, among others.
The components of the Wendelstein 7-X electron cyclotron resonance heating beamlines have been tested using a new gyrotron from CPI (USA).
They even are being advocated by some as a future alternative to electron cyclotron resonance (ECR) sources, as well as to the more conventional radio frequency diode and triode systems.
May 17-20 13th Joint Workshop on Electron Cyclotron Emission and Electron Cyclotron Resonance Heating.

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