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Reduction in Ion Beam Energy Spread by Space Charge Control

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000049448D
Original Publication Date: 1982-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-09

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Harper, JME Kaufman, HR [+details]

Abstract

A technique is described which controls the energy spread of an ion beam by simple electrical means. There is also provided means for rapid control over the current density in the beam.