Accession Number : ADA132688

Title :   Workshop on Repetitive Spark Gap Operation Held at Tamarron, Colorado on January 17-19, 1983.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : BATTELLE COLUMBUS LABS DURHAM NC

Personal Author(s) : Hagler,Marion O ; Kristiansen,M

PDF Url : ADA132688

Report Date : 20 May 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 367

Abstract : A workshop on Repetitive Spark Gap Operation was conducted by Texas Tech University for the Department of Defense. The workshop objectives were to summarize the present state-of-the-art and knowledge about repetitive spark gap operation and to make recommendations about needed research in this important pulsed power area. A group of invited papers provided background information for the participants who were experts in various important working groups which provided summary reports about their deliberations and recommendations. These papers and group reports are included in this report together with a summary of the workshop recommendations. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Spark gaps, *Symposia, State of the art, Gas flow, Heat transfer, Gas dynamics, Breakdown(Electronic threshold), Solid state electronics, Switches

Subject Categories : Information Science
      Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE