Accession Number : AD0286053

Title :   THE SIGNIFICANCE OF SPECTROSCOPICALLY DETERMINED PLASMA JET TEMPERATURES

Corporate Author : ARMY RESEARCH OFFICE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : ROBERTS,T.G.

Report Date : DEC 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : The concepts of temperature utilized in plasma physics are explained in a semi-qualitative manner. The laws which govern the emitted radiation from optically thick and from optically thin plasmas are utilized. Examples of the measurements of three of these temperatures are included. (Author)

Descriptors :   *PLASMA JETS, *PLASMAS(PHYSICS), *SPECTROGRAPHIC ANALYSIS, *TEMPERATURE

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE