Accession Number : AD0647118

Title :   STUDIES RELEVANT TO THE ELECTRIC VACUUM GYRO PROGRAM OF ELECTRICAL BREAKDOWN IN ULTRAHIGH VACUUM.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ILLINOIS UNIV URBANA COORDINATED SCIENCE LAB

Personal Author(s) : Lyman,Ernest M.

Report Date : JAN 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 65

Abstract : Matters concerned with various aspects of the electrostatically levitated gyroscope have previously been reported in detail. The recent activities reported here were concerned with a study of the nature of electrical breakdown in ultrahigh vacuum, and some measurements directly related to the gyro development. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ELECTRIC DISCHARGES, VACUUM), FIELD EMISSION, ELECTRODES, TUNGSTEN, GYROSCOPES, SPUTTERING, ELECTRON MICROSCOPY, MICROSCOPY

Subject Categories : Electricity and Magnetism

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE