Accession Number : ADA190196

Title :   Repetitive Opening Switches Using Optically Activated Semiconductors.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept. 1 Sep 84-31 Aug 87,

Corporate Author : MARYLAND UNIV COLLEGE PARK DEPT OF ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : Lee, Chi H ; Rhee, Moon-Jhong

PDF Url : ADA190196

Report Date : 01 Oct 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 58

Abstract : This is the final technical report for a research program to study repetitive opening switches using optically activated semiconductors. This program was funded by the Air Force Office of Scientific Research for the period September 1, 1984 to August 31, 1987 under Grant No. AFOSR-84-0359. The goal of this research was to study opening switch characteristics of various semiconductors in conjunction with inductive energy storage systems.

Descriptors :   *ENERGY STORAGE, *OPENING(PROCESS), *SEMICONDUCTORS, *SWITCHES, INDUCED ENVIRONMENTS

Subject Categories : Electrooptical and Optoelectronic Devices
      Solid State Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE