Accession Number : AD0600845

Title :   OPERATING POINTS AND STABILITY LIMITS OF A HIGH PRESSURE DIRECT CURRENT PLASMA ARC,

Corporate Author : JOHNS HOPKINS UNIV SILVER SPRING MD APPLIED PHYSICS LAB

Personal Author(s) : Raezer,S. D.

Report Date : MAR 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 33

Abstract : Procedures employed in determining the operating points and stability limits of the APL splitring, 10-megawatt plasma arc are described. General solutions are obtained and the numerical procedure for mapping areas of arc operation is described. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PLASMAS(PHYSICS), STABILITY), ELECTRIC ARCS, DIRECT CURRENT, OPERATION, THERMODYNAMICS, ENTHALPY, HEAT TRANSFER, NUMERICAL ANALYSIS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE