Accession Number:

AD0618071

Title:

RESEARCH ON NEW CONCEPTS IN ENERGY CONVERSION.

Descriptive Note:

Quarterly technical progress rept. no. 7, 1 Mar-31 May 65,

Corporate Author:

MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE RESEARCH LAB OF ELECTRONICS

Report Date:

1965-06-15

Pagination or Media Count:

36.0

Abstract:

Contents Magnetohydrodynamic power generation with liquid metals Liquid-metal magnetohydrodynamic generators Magnetohydrodynamic channel flow Systems with alkali-metal vapor generators Thermionic emission from a tungsten crystal Bonding mechanism of alkali-metal atoms adsorbed on metal surfaces Volume ionization mechanisms in thermionic diodes Condensing ejector test facility Boundary-layer analysis of turbulent magnetohydrodynamic channel flows Preliminary experimental results on an MHD induction generator Thermionic characteristics of the 110 and 112 directions of tungsten in cesium vapor.

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE