Accession Number : ADA322834

Title :   Advanced Radiation Theory Support Annual Report 1996.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC

PDF Url : ADA322834

Report Date : 10 MAR 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 173

Abstract : This report describes the work of the Radiation Hydrodynamics Branch during FY96 in support of the DSWA PRS program. Critical issues covered are: (1) Modeling ACE 4 experiments, (2) Spectroscopic PRS diagnosis, (3) Atomic model development, (4) Long time implosions, power flow, and stability on Decade Quad, (5) Analysis of time resolved Z pinch data, and (6) Fast commutation of high current in double wire array Z pinch loads.

Descriptors :   *MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMICS, *PINCH EFFECT, PLASMAS(PHYSICS), ELECTRONIC COMMUTATORS, IMPLOSIONS, RAYLEIGH TAYLOR INSTABILITY, PLASMA INSTABILITIES.

Subject Categories : Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE