Accession Number : AD0828755

Title :   300C ROTATING RECTIFIER ALTERNATOR PHASE 1-B.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept. no. 3, 15 Nov 67-15 Feb 68,

Corporate Author : WESTINGHOUSE ELECTRIC CORP LIMA OH AEROSPACE ELECTRICAL DIV

Personal Author(s) : Shilling, W. J. ; Harpster, N. ; Basel, D. R. ; Myers, L. S. ; Gasperetti, R. L.

Report Date : 15 FEB 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 33

Abstract : An investigation was made to determine the feasibility of using Silicon Carbide diodes in a rotating rectifier assembly in a brushless three-phase a-c generator. The generator is to radiate its heat to a 300C ambient. The diodes operate at approximately 430 to 480C.

Descriptors :   (*CRYSTAL RECTIFIERS, SILICON CARBIDES), (*GENERATORS, CRYSTAL RECTIFIERS), FEASIBILITY STUDIES, SEMICONDUCTOR DIODES, ALTERNATING CURRENT, ROTATION, CRYSTAL GROWTH, NITROGEN, DIFFUSION, ENCAPSULATION, MANUFACTURING.

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Electric Power Production and Distribution

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE