Accession Number : AD0643699

Title :   A METHOD FOR DETERMINING THE ACTIVE SPOT IN A PLASMOTRON CHANNEL,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Petrov,A. V. ; Morenov,A. I.

Report Date : 02 SEP 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The method of determining the active spot in a plasmotron channel using probe measurements of the arc discharge is different in that to find the most effective place of introducing the powder into the plasma jet, the position of the active spot is determined from the break of the probe characteristics of 'distance-voltage.' (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PLASMA GENERATORS, NOZZLES), POWDERS, PLASMA JETS, ELECTRODES, VOLTAGE, ELECTRIC DISCHARGES, PATENTS, USSR

Subject Categories : Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE