Accession Number:

ADD007489

Title:

Method of Operating a Cold Cathode-Cold Reservoir Thyratron.

Descriptive Note:

Patent Application,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1979-10-09

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

This invention relates in particular to such a method using ZrVFe as the thyratron reservoir material. The general object of this invention is to provide a method of operating a cold-cathode-cold-reservoir thyratron for laserradar and other systems employing high voltage and current pulses. A more particular object of the invention is to provide such a method using a suitable hydrogen thyratron reservoir material.

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE