Accession Number:

AD0726638

Title:

Systems Study of Non-Linear Microwave Breakdown,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

AVCO SYSTEMS DIV WILMINGTON MASS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-06-15

Pagination or Media Count:

23.0

Abstract:

The report presents a systems study of the transmission of a high-power pulse through air, including the non-linear interaction of the pulse with the gas. Results are presented for the time evolution of the transmitted power, electron density distribution and electronic field distribution when a plane wave is incident upon a gaseous layer. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics
  • Radiofrequency Wave Propagation

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE