Accession Number : AD0644650

Title :   THE EFFECT OF SIMULATED FISSION PRODUCTS IN THE INTER-ELECTRODE SPACING OF A THERMIONIC DIODE.

Descriptive Note : Annual rept. no. 2, 1 Nov 65-31 Oct 66,

Corporate Author : ARIZONA UNIV TUCSON ENGINEERING EXPERIMENT STATION

Personal Author(s) : Davis,Monte V. ; Britt,E. J. ; Turner,D. M.

Report Date : 17 DEC 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 21

Abstract : The effect of iodine impurities on the tantalum emitter of a diode are shown photographically. The development of the Mark III and IV systems are shown, and the preliminary experiments on the vapor deposited tungsten surfaces are discussed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*THERMIONIC CONVERTERS, REACTOR SYSTEM COMPONENTS), (*DIODES, THERMIONIC CONVERTERS), (*FISSION PRODUCT POISONING, DIODES), ENERGY CONVERSION, IODINE, IMPURITIES, TANTALUM, TUNGSTEN, VAPOR PLATING, ELECTRON TUBE HEATERS, CESIUM ELECTRON TUBES

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Electric Power Production and Distribution
      Fission Reactor Physics
      Fission Reactor Materials

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE