Accession Number:

AD0736458

Title:

Breakdown in the Near Field of Re-Entry Vehicle Antennas.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Nov 68-31 Oct 71,

Corporate Author:

AVCO SYSTEMS DIV WILMINGTON MASS

Report Date:

1971-11-15

Pagination or Media Count:

23.0

Abstract:

The research included a a detailed study of the bounds on the near electric field of antennas, b calculation of the near electric field of specific antennas, c calculation of the breakdown power for various antenna configurations, d the effect of time-varying plasmas and non-linearites on microwave breakdown, e high temperature effects on breakdown, and f a study of miscellaneous reentry effects. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment
  • Radiofrequency Wave Propagation

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE