Accession Number:

ADA000641

Title:

Disintegration of Electrodes in Pulsed Plasma Accelerators,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-10-23

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

The erosion of copper electrodes in pulsed plasma accelerators of conical and coaxial geometry with a solid dielectric - polytetrafluoroethylene-4 - was studied. The main purpose of the present article is to establish the qualitative patterns of electrode disintegration in pulsed plasma accelerators.

Subject Categories:

  • Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE