Accession Number:

AD0621726

Title:

DIRECT ENERGY CONVERSION IN THE USSR, THERMIONIC CONVERTERS.

Descriptive Note:

Rept. no. 3.

Corporate Author:

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON D C AEROSPACE TECHNOLOGY DIV

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Report Date:

1965-09-22

Pagination or Media Count:

155.0

Abstract:

CONTENTS Thermoelectron emission Volt-ampere characteristic and difference of contact potential Positive surface ionization and evaporation heats Space-charge and its neutralization Transport phenomena Qualitative theory of plasma thermoelements Classification schemes Vacuum with current limited by space-charge Vacuum with space-charge compensated Anselms theoretical study Rectilinear-path mode Ioffes concept of a plasma thermocouple Simple diffusion mode Moyzhes-Pikus Theoretical Study Phenomena at increased plasma pressures Discharge mode Baksht-Moyzhes Theoretical Study Arc mode.

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE