Accession Number : ADD013298

Title :   Optimally Loaded Electrohydrodynamic Power Generator.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 10 Mar 80, patented 4 May 82,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Biblarz, Oscar ; Gawain, Theodore H

Report Date : 04 May 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : An optimally loaded electrohydrodynamic power generator which provides a uniform maximum loading throughout an EHD conversion channel. The channel between the injector and collector is in the form of a slender, converging-diverging nozzle of a shape defined by the following pair of parametric equations.

Descriptors :   *CHANNELS, *PARAMETRIC ANALYSIS, *NOZZLES, *GENERATORS, *PATENTS, CONVERSION, GEOMETRIC FORMS, EQUATIONS, CHANNELS, VOLUME, LIMITATIONS, FIELD INTENSITY, OUTPUT, POWER, SLENDER BODIES

Subject Categories : Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE