Accession Number : AD0163868
Title : Negative Ion Generator.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Jennings,Thomas A. ; McNeill,William
Report Date : 12 DEC 1972
Pagination or Media Count : 5
Abstract : The patent describes negative ion generator for controllably and selectively generating negative ions by superposing non-uniform electric and magnetic fields, and comprising means for generating an electrostatic field within a metallic cylinder and a magnet associated therewith for producing the magnetic field, and generating the negative ions when a supply of gas is fed into the generator.
Descriptors : (*ION SOURCES, *PATENTS), COATINGS, ELECTROCHEMISTRY, MAGNETS, GAS DISCHARGES, PLASMA MEDIUM
Subject Categories : Particle Accelerators
Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE