Accession Number : ADD001019

Title :   Low Impedance Coupled Transmission Line and Solid State Tunnel Diode Structure.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Sterzer,Fred

Report Date : 20 Sep 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : It is a primary object of the patent to provide a novel tunnel assembly capable of operation at high power in the microwave region with optimum efficiency and stability. A further object of the invention is to provide a tunnel diode having a physical structure presenting greatly reduced inductance to microwave energy. A further object of the invention is to provide a tunnel diode including a stripline transmission system wherein the coupling between the diode and the stripline presents no electrical discontinuities.

Descriptors :   *Tunnel diodes, *Patents, Strip transmission lines, Electric connectors, Electrical impedance, Inductance, Couplings, Microwave equipment

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE