Accession Number:

AD0436431

Title:

WAVE PROPAGATION UNDER ANOMALOUS CONDITIONS. MEASUREMENT OF THE CHARGE NEUTRALIZATION RATE BETWEEN NO(+) AND O2(-).

Descriptive Note:

Final rept., 15 Jun 62-15 Nov 63,

Corporate Author:

IIT RESEARCH INST CHICAGO IL

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Report Date:

1963-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

36.0

Abstract:

An experiment is described for measuring the charge neutralization coefficient between NO and O2-. The method employs two rapidly opening mechanical shutters, one between adjacent chambers containing the different ions, and one between the chambers and the analyzing region of a timeof-flight mass spectrometer. The shutters are opened by a gas gun operated outside the vacuum system. The theory of the method and the construction of the apparatus is presented. No measurements have been obtained as yet. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE