Accession Number : AD0430531


Title :   THE DESIGN OF A LABORATORY EXPERIMENT TO STUDY THE EARLY HISTORY OF A NUCLEAR EXPLOSION ABOVE THE EARTH'S ATMOSPHERE BUT WITHIN THE EARTH'S MAGNETIC FIELD. VOLUME II.


Corporate Author : REPUBLIC AVIATION CORP MINEOLA N Y


Report Date : 16 Dec 1960


Pagination or Media Count : 83


Abstract : Contents: Thermalization of counterstreaming plasmas; Electric probe experiments; The use of magnetic probes to measure the field in a magnetic piston; Calibration of a magnetic probe; Liquid-metal instability experiments.


Descriptors :   *PLASMAS(PHYSICS) , HIGH ALTITUDE , GEOMAGNETISM , ELECTROMAGNETIC PROBES , CALIBRATION , LIQUID METALS , PINCH EFFECT


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE