Accession Number : AD0807369

Title :   INVESTIGATION OF MAGNETICALLY INDUCED IONIZATION IN MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMIC GENERATORS.

Descriptive Note : Annual rept. 1 Nov 65-30 Oct 66,

Corporate Author : GENERAL ELECTRIC CO PHILADELPHIA PA MISSILE AND SPACE DIV

Personal Author(s) : Zauderer, Bert

Report Date : 30 OCT 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 62

Abstract : The report is a brief summary of the experimental investigation of magnetically induced ionization in magnetohydrodynamic generators carried out at the General Electric Company during the past year. Included as appendices are the following technical reports: No. 4, Experimental Study of the Hall Voltage in a Large Hall Parameter, Linear MHD Generator, and No. 5 On the Simulation of Steady One-Dimensional MHD Channel Flow in a Shock Tube. (Author)

Descriptors :   *IONIZATION), (*MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMIC GENERATORS, PLASMAS(PHYSICS), MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMICS, THERMODYNAMICS, ARGON, CESIUM, HALL EFFECT, GAS FLOW, SHOCK TUBES.

Subject Categories : Electric Power Production and Distribution

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE