Accession Number : AD0622207

Title :   USE OF ABNORMAL GLOW DISCHARGES FOR ANTENNA BREAKDOWN TESTS.

Descriptive Note : Interim scientific rept. no. 2, Jan-Aug 64,

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE AEROPHYSICS LAB

Personal Author(s) : Covert,Eugene E. ; Alzner,Edgar ; Coffin,James B. ,Jr.

Report Date : JAN 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 31

Abstract : The report describes the studies that have been carried out to find a method for adding electrons to the wind tunnel air stream. The studies were both theoretical and experimental. The experimental studies were carried out under static conditions (no air flow). (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ANTENNAS, ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS), (*WIND TUNNELS, ELECTRON DENSITY), (*CONTROLLED ATMOSPHERES, ELECTRONS), GLOW DISCHARGES, ELECTRODES, PLASMAS(PHYSICS), EXPERIMENTAL DATA, THERMIONIC EMISSION, PHOTOELECTRIC EFFECT, ELECTRIC DISCHARGES, RADIOFREQUENCY POWER, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), VERY HIGH FREQUENCY, ULTRAHIGH FREQUENCY

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE