Accession Number : AD0700869

Title :   EFFECT OF PREIONIZATION ON MICROWAVE BREAKDOWN IN NEON,

Corporate Author : LOCKHEED MISSILES AND SPACE CO PALO ALTO CALIF LOCKHEED RESEARCH LAB

Personal Author(s) : Bandel,H. W. ; MacDonald,A. D.

Report Date : 23 MAY 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : Microwave breakdown field strengths at 3.06 GHz have been measured in neon as a function of electron concentration present at the time of application of the field. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ATMOSPHERE ENTRY, BLACKOUT(PROPAGATION)), (*NEON, *GAS DISCHARGES), ELECTRON DENSITY, IONIZATION, MICROWAVES, ELECTRIC FIELDS, GLOW DISCHARGES, PRESSURE, DIFFUSION

Subject Categories : Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE