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Title: Plasma accelerator

Abstract

There has been invented an apparatus for acceleration of a plasma having coaxially positioned, constant diameter, cylindrical electrodes which are modified to converge (for a positive polarity inner electrode and a negatively charged outer electrode) at the plasma output end of the annulus between the electrodes to achieve improved particle flux per unit of power.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2]
  1. (Los Alamos, NM)
  2. (Santa Fe, NM)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL), Los Alamos, NM
OSTI Identifier:
874903
Patent Number(s):
US 6486593
Assignee:
The United States of America as represented by the United States Department (Washington, DC) LANL
DOE Contract Number:
W-7405-ENG-36
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
plasma; accelerator; invented; apparatus; acceleration; coaxially; positioned; constant; diameter; cylindrical; electrodes; modified; converge; positive; polarity; inner; electrode; negatively; charged; outer; output; annulus; achieve; improved; particle; flux; unit; power; negatively charged; cylindrical electrode; coaxially position; /313/

Citation Formats

Wang, Zhehui, and Barnes, Cris W. Plasma accelerator. United States: N. p., 2002. Web.
Wang, Zhehui, & Barnes, Cris W. Plasma accelerator. United States.
Wang, Zhehui, and Barnes, Cris W. Tue . "Plasma accelerator". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/874903.
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year = {Tue Jan 01 00:00:00 EST 2002},
month = {Tue Jan 01 00:00:00 EST 2002}
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