Accession Number : AD0748707

Title :   Principles of Thermoelectronic and Magnetohydrodynamic Conversion of Energy,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Arefev,K. M. ; Pakev,I. I.

Report Date : 02 JUN 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 304

Abstract : The report deals with the basic physical processes in thermionic and magnetohydrodynamic converters of thermal energy into electrical energy. Data on the operation of the converters are given. The book is intended for engineers and can be used as a textbook by students of technical colleges. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMIC GENERATORS, *THERMIONIC CONVERTERS), (*ELECTRIC POWER PRODUCTION, ENERGY CONVERSION), PLASMAS(PHYSICS), HALL EFFECT, THERMAL CONDUCTIVITY, LIQUID METALS, GAS IONIZATION, ELECTRON DENSITY, IONS, ELECTRODES, USSR

Subject Categories : Electric Power Production and Distribution

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE