cavity magnetron

Related Overviews


Battle of the Atlantic

Sir Henry Tizard (1885—1959) physical chemist and science administrator


'cavity magnetron' can also refer to...


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Second World War


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

An electronic vacuum valve which originated in the UK in 1940 as a generator of microwaves suitable for high-power pulse (10 kW) airborne radar. With the aid of American resources ...

Subjects: Second World War.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.