Accession Number : ADD006374

Title :   Sharpening High Power Pulses.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Gaule,Gerhart K ; Schneider,Sol ; Levy,Stephen ; Laplante,Paul R

Report Date : 15 May 1979

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : A metal oxide threshold switch (MOTS, e.g., NbOx, x preferably fractionally less than 2) series connected is used to sharpen the pulse rise to about one or less nanosecond, with a peak up to several kilovolts, and up to 100 amperes or more. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Pulse generators, Switching circuits, Metal oxide semiconductors

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE