Ballistic magnetocumulative generator

  • Yu. G. Tynnikov
  • N. A. Tolstokulakov
  • V. A. Ivanov
  • V. A. Andrianov
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Abstract

The reusable source of a pulsed magnetic field—a ballistic magnetocumulative generator (BMG)—is considered. Electrical engineering analysis of the efficiency of operation of the generator on an active-inductive load is performed. A method for calculating the two-dimensional distribution of the field in the busbars of the generator is developed. Experimental results are obtained for the operation of aBMG model on some types of load.

Keywords

Capacitor Bank Armature Velocity Explosive Magnetic Generator Rail Launcher Superhigh Magnetic Field 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yu. G. Tynnikov
  • N. A. Tolstokulakov
  • V. A. Ivanov
  • V. A. Andrianov

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