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):

Report Date:

1964-05-19

Pagination or Media Count:

49.0

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.

Subject Categories:

  • Non-electrical Energy Conversion

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE