Accession Number : AD0454991


Title :   PROCEEDINGS OF THE EIGHTH SYMPOSIUM ON HYDROGEN THYRATRONS AND MODULATORS, HELD AT THE HEXAGON, FORT MONMOUTH, NEW JERSEY ON 12, 13 AND 14 MAY 1964.


Corporate Author : NEW YORK UNIV N Y ELECTRON TUBE GROUP


Report Date : May 1964


Pagination or Media Count : 431


Abstract : Contents: Hydrogen Ceanup, Deuterium Versus Hydrogen in Thyratron Modulator Switch Tubes, The Parallel Operation of Hydrogen Thyratrons, HighPower Hydrogen Thyratrons, Experiments with a Symmetrical, Gradient-Grid Thyratron, Recovery in Hydrogen Thyratrons, Inductance Effects in EnergyDiverter Circuits, Electronic Energy Diverter (Crowbar) Design and Application, Size Estimation of High-Power Pulse Transformers in Line-Type Modulators, Pulse Measurement Technique, Floating Deck Trigger Coupling Methods, Computer-Assisted Design of Line-Type Modulators, Pulse Characteristics of a GL-5630 Ignitron, Experimental Investigation of the Energy States of a High-Density Gaseous Plasma, Coaxial Triggered Gap Switch, The Artatron, A Sixty-Megawatt Hard-Tube Modulator, Development of a 325-Kilovolt, High-Vacuum Switch Tube, Generation of Short-Modulation Pulses Employing Silicon Switches, Hard-Tube Pulse Modulator for AGS Linac RF Power Amplifier, Hydrogen Thyratron Magnetic Pulser and Phased Array Power Modulator.


Descriptors :   *THYRATRONS , HYDROGEN , SYMPOSIA , DEGASIFICATION , POWER , VOLTAGE , DEUTERIUM , INDUCTANCE , CIRCUITS , TRANSFORMERS , LIMITERS , POWER SUPPLIES , PLASMAS(PHYSICS) , ELECTRON DENSITY , CONDUCTIVITY , ELECTRIC SWITCHES , CATHODES(ELECTRON TUBES) , MODULATION , PULSE MODULATION , PHASED ARRAYS


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