Accession Number : ADA256116


Title :   Proceedings of the SDIO/ONR Pulse Power Meeting (4th) Held in Los Angeles, California on June 20-21, 1991


Corporate Author : UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LOS ANGELES DEPT OF ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING AND ELECTROPHYSICS


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a256116.pdf


Report Date : Jun 1991


Pagination or Media Count : 250


Abstract : Partial Contents: High Gain GaAs photoconductive switches for compact linear for compact linear induction accelerators; Progress in the development of semiconductor-metal eutectic transistors for high power switching; Power gain in photoconductive semiconductor switch control inductive pulsed power system; Optical nonlinearities in polycrystalline ZnSe photoconductive switches; An optically activated opening semiconductor switch; Investigation of pulsed surface flashover behavior of insulators and semiconductors; An optically triggered, super conducting, opening switch; Optical probing of field dependent effects in GaAs photoconductor switches; Experimental verification of a novel opening switch concept; High power modulator development based on the back lighted thyratron switch; Breakdown charateristics in nonplanar geometries; Magnetic control of hollow cathode discharge switches; Super-emission cathode devices, and high average power switching for linear accelerators.


Descriptors :   *PULSE GENERATORS , *SWITCHING CIRCUITS , RECOVERY , SWITCHING , ELECTRONIC SWITCHING , HIGH GAIN , SEMICONDUCTORS


Subject Categories : Electric Power Production and Distribution


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE