Accession Number : AD0607784

Title :   RESEARCH ON NEW CONCEPTS IN ENERGY CONVERSION.

Descriptive Note : Quarterly technical progress rept. no. 4, 1 Jun-31 Aug 64,

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

Personal Author(s) : Jackson,W. D. ; Brown,G. A. ; Kerrebrock,J. L. ; Carabateas,E. N.

Report Date : 15 SEP 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 31

Abstract : Research progress in the following areas is reported: (1) magnetohydrodynamic power generation with liquid metals, (2) liquid-metal magnetohydrodynamic generators, (3) alkali-metal magnetohydrodynamic generators, and (4) thermionic energy conversion.

Descriptors :   (*ENERGY CONVERSION, MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMICS), (*MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMICS, POWER SUPPLIES), (*THERMIONIC CONVERTERS, MATERIALS), GENERATORS, LIQUID METALS, ELECTRICAL CONDUCTIVITY, ALKALI METALS, VAPORIZATION, CESIUM, TRANSPORT PROPERTIES, METAL FILMS, IONS, PENETRATION, TUNGSTEN, SINGLE CRYSTALS, THERMIONIC EMISSION

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE