Accession Number:

AD0661794

Title:

THE NOL VAN DE GRAAFF FACILITY,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL ORDNANCE LAB WHITE OAK MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-06-28

Pagination or Media Count:

143.0

Abstract:

The Naval Ordnance Laboratorys 2.5 MeV Van de Graaff positive-ion accelerator is described. This machine was originally a 2 MeV x-ray generator built for the Navy in 1943 by MIT Laboratories. The design of the present facility and technical problems connected with conversion and updating of the machine are discussed. Instructions are given for its operation and maintenance. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Particle Accelerators

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE