Accession Number : AD0163868


Title :   Negative Ion Generator.


Descriptive Note : Patent,


Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C


Personal Author(s) : Jennings,Thomas A. ; McNeill,William


Report Date : 12 DEC 1972


Pagination or Media Count : 5


Abstract : The patent describes negative ion generator for controllably and selectively generating negative ions by superposing non-uniform electric and magnetic fields, and comprising means for generating an electrostatic field within a metallic cylinder and a magnet associated therewith for producing the magnetic field, and generating the negative ions when a supply of gas is fed into the generator.


Descriptors :   (*ION SOURCES, *PATENTS), COATINGS, ELECTROCHEMISTRY, MAGNETS, GAS DISCHARGES, PLASMA MEDIUM


Subject Categories : PARTICLE ACCELERATORS
      PLASMA PHYSICS AND MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMICS


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE