Accession Number : AD0711680

Title :   SURVEY OF POSITIVE ION SOURCES FOR LUNAR SIMULATION STUDIES,

Corporate Author : DENVER RESEARCH INST COLO

Personal Author(s) : Clapp,Thomas G.

Report Date : 15 AUG 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : The report gives very brief descriptions of most of the existing types of positive ion sources, listing some of their characteristics, advantages and disadvantages. It is concluded that the radio-frequency source is best suited for lunar simulation studies. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ION BEAMS, SOURCES), (*PROTON BEAMS, SOURCES), (*LUNAR ENVIRONMENT, SIMULATION), (*SOLAR WIND, INTERACTIONS), ELECTRON BEAMS, ELECTRON IRRADIATION, RADIOFREQUENCY

Subject Categories : Astrophysics
      Particle Accelerators

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE