Accession Number : AD0479866

Title :   RESEARCH ON NEW CONCEPTS IN ENERGY CONVERSION.

Descriptive Note : Quarterly technical progress rept. no. 10, 1 Dec 65-28 Feb 66,

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE RESEARCH LAB OF ELECTRONICS

Personal Author(s) : Brown, George A. ; Kerrebrock, Jack L.

Report Date : 15 MAR 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : Our research program is a continuing effort to explore and develop new concepts in energy conversion. At present, work is being carried on in four areas: Liquid-Metal Magnetohydrodynamic Power Generation; Magnetohydrodynamic Induction Generators; Alkali-Vapor Generators; and Hall Instabilities. (Author)

Descriptors :   *ENERGY CONVERSION), (*MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMIC GENERATORS, RESEARCH MANAGEMENT, ALKALI METALS, VAPORS, LIQUID METALS, MEASUREMENT, HIGH TEMPERATURE, BRAYTON CYCLE, ELECTRICAL CONDUCTIVITY, IONIZATION, RANKINE CYCLE, THERMIONIC CONVERTERS, SURFACE PROPERTIES, POTASSIUM, MAGNETIC FIELDS, HALL EFFECT, STABILITY, PLASMAS(PHYSICS).

Subject Categories : Non-electrical Energy Conversion
      Electric Power Production and Distribution
      Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE