Accession Number : ADD001525

Title :   Plasma Waveguide Switch Permitting Triggering With Both Cathode and Waveguide Grounded.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Schubert,David C

Report Date : 02 Sep 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The patent describes a plasma waveguide switch which permits triggering with both the cathode and waveguide grounded. An anode and a slotted grid are made to act as part of the walls of the waveguide for RF purposes while being isolated from the waveguide with respect to DC and video signals.

Descriptors :   *Waveguide switches, *Patents, Plasma devices

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE