Accession Number : ADD008440
Title : Conversion between Magnetic Energy and Mechanical Energy.
Descriptive Note : Patent Application,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Clark,Arthur E ; Belson,Henry S
Report Date : 02 Apr 1981
Pagination or Media Count : 15
Abstract : A method of converting magnetic energy to mechanical energy comprising subjecting a material of the formula R sub x T sub 1-x where in R is a rare earth or mixtures thereof, T is Fe, Ni, Co, Mn, or mixtures thereof, and 0 x 1, to a change in magnetic field and of converting mechanical energy to magnetic energy comprising subjecting a material of the formula R sub x T sub 1-x to a change in pressure.
Descriptors : *Patent applications, *Magnetostriction, *Magnetostrictive elements, *Rare earth elements, *Transition metals, *Energy conversion, Magnetic fields, Pressure, Transducers
Subject Categories : Non-electrical Energy Conversion
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE