Accession Number : ADA143233
Title : Plasma Switch Development.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. 26 Feb 82-25 Feb 84,
Corporate Author : JAYCOR ALEXANDRIA VA
Personal Author(s) : Commisso,R J
Report Date : 08 Jun 1984
Pagination or Media Count : 184
Abstract : The work relates to two opening switch concepts that may be applied to inductive store/pulse compression techniques for various pulsed power applications. The opening switch concepts that are the subject of this final report are the electron-beam controlled switch and the plasma dynamic switch.
Descriptors : *ELECTRON BEAMS , *PULSE COMPRESSION , GAS DISCHARGES , PLASMA DEVICES , ENERGY STORAGE , ELECTRIC PROPULSION , INDUCTION SYSTEMS
Subject Categories : Particle Accelerators
Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics
Electric and Ion Propulsion
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE