Accession Number:

ADA000643

Title:

Study of Ablation of Dielectric by Sliding Discharge in Pulsed Accelerators,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-10-22

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

To understand the physical processes which occur in pulsed plasma accelerators the disintegration characteristics of the plasma-forming dielectric must be understood. Experimental studies were conducted on accelerators having conical and coaxial electrode geometry.

Subject Categories:

  • Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE