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Benedik A. I. Numerical simulation of the field emission diode oscillator with photonic crystal resonator. Izvestiya VUZ. Applied Nonlinear Dynamics, 2012, vol. 20, iss. 2, pp. 63-71. DOI: 10.18500/0869-6632-2012-20-2-63-71

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Numerical simulation of the field emission diode oscillator with photonic crystal resonator

Benedik Andrej Ivanovich, Saratov State University

Results of the theoretical analysis of the diode oscillator with a field-emission cathode placed in a photonic crystal resonator are considered. The analysis of conditions of self-excitation in the small signal approximation is carried out. The nonstationary numerical model of the oscillator based on the nonstationary equation of excitation of the resonator and the particle-in-cell method is developed. Numerical simulation of the processes of oscillation build-up is performed. The simulation shows rather high output power and efficiency for reasonable values of cathode current density.

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