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