RF systems

e2v has decades of experience in the design and production of component technology, such as magnetrons, thyratrons, klystrons and IOTs. Building upon this expertise and the company’s excellent reputation in vacuum tube technology, e2v today offers a complete RF system capability, which aims to serve ‘next generation’ science projects.

e2v offers:

  • 1.3GHz IOT amplifier systems, developed specifically for 4th generation light source applications, and based around e2v’s IOT116LS
  • Adaptable tube/power supply/local control integration capability to suit power, space and financial constraints
  • UHF IOTs for 3rd generation light sources
  • Solid-state modulator systems
  • High power RF components
  • RF power couplers
  • Power supplies
  • Klystrons
  • Thyratrons
  • Magnetrons


Applications include:

  • 3rd and 4th generation light source applications
  • Superconducting accelerators
  • Energy recovery linear accelerators
  • Free electron lasers
  • Synchrotrons
  • Plasma applications
  • High energy switching
  • High energy physics
  • High power scientific applications
  • Mineral processing