A Solid-State Sub-Nanosecond Microwave Switch

B. I. Avdochenko, I. A. Prudaev, O. P. Tolbanov, P. Yu Chumerin, V. I. Yurchenko

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A problem is discussed of the microwave generator power switching with the use of high-speed subnanosecond avalanche diodes. A scheme of the measurement setup, a photo of the switch design, and the results of experimental studies are presented.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1187-1191
Number of pages5
JournalRussian Physics Journal
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2016


  • an avalanche S-diode
  • microwave switching
  • Q-switching
  • sub-nanosecond switching
  • temporal compression of microwave pulses

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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