Accession Number:

AD0755955

Title:

Basic Research in Thermionic Energy Conversion.

Descriptive Note:

Final technical summary rept. 1 Dec 71-30 Nov 72,

Corporate Author:

ATOMICS INTERNATIONAL CANOGA PARK CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

177.0

Abstract:

The report presents some of the results of the past years work in a study of thermionic converters. It is a study of the basic processes in thermionic diodes, and the application of this basic information to the achievement of practical thermionic energy conversion. The studies presented are Simplified thermionic converter calculations Research converter operation Density of ions in a double sheath trap The W-O system The W100-O-Cs system. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Electric Power Production and Distribution

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE