Accession Number : AD0440607


Title :   MEASUREMENT OF FLUID PROPERTIES FOR MAGNETOPLASMADYNAMIC POWER GENERATORS


Descriptive Note : Quarterly technical summary rept. no. 4, 1 Feb-30 Apr 1964


Corporate Author : GENERAL MOTORS CORP INDIANAPOLIS IN ALLISON GAS TURBINE DIV


Personal Author(s) : Schneider, R T


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/440607.pdf


Report Date : 19 May 1964


Pagination or Media Count : 49


Abstract : Contents: Resume of Progress; Test Results: MPD simulation, Cesium runs, Runs with variable magnetic fields, Runs with variable load resistor; Theoretical Investigations - Ionization in nonisothermal plasma, Buildup of nonequilibrium in a reacting plasma flow with transverse magnetic field: Reactive relaxation, Transverse Electron Drift, Intercomponent Thermal Nonequilibrium, Application.


Descriptors :   *ENERGY CONVERSION , *MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMICS , *PLASMAS(PHYSICS) , CESIUM , ELECTRIC ARCS , IONIZATION , MAGNETIC FIELDS , POWER , THERMODYNAMICS


Subject Categories : Non-electrical Energy Conversion


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE