Accession Number:

ADA099379

Title:

Automated Partial-Discharge Testing of Traveling-Wave Tubes,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

AEROSPACE CORP EL SEGUNDO CA MATERIALS SCIENCES LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

29.0

Abstract:

A test system is described that is used in the Materials Sciences Laboratory to evaluate the quality of high-voltage insulation in traveling-wave tubes TWTs. Evaluation is performed by quantitatively recording the occurrence of partial discharges during temperature cycling in vacuum for extended periods. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment
  • Electricity and Magnetism

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE