Accession Number:

ADA193917

Title:

High Power Microwave Interaction with Air

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 21 Jan 81-20 Jan 82

Corporate Author:

MISSION RESEARCH CORP ALEXANDRIA VA

Report Date:

1982-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

95.0

Abstract:

The computer simulation code MINI has been developed to study microwave interaction with nitrogen. MINI has self-consistent wave optics, nitrogen chemistry and hydrodynamic effects included. A number of simulations have been performed and compared to experiment showing reasonable agreement. Keywords Microwave, N2 Breakdown, Air breakdown, Coupling, Interaction, Absorption, Reflection, and High power.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE