The paper presents a design and the results of testing of the liquid resistive load for a repetitive high-voltage generator (200 kV, 0.5 ms). The load uses a sealed dielectric case, which is to be placed into a vacuum volume (5×10-4 Torr) for electrical strength ensuring. Repetitive testing of the generator with the load (10 pps) caused the electrolyte heating, the load resistance decreasing, and the changing of a generator mode. An expansion tank is used to compensate thermal expansion of the electrolyte, which makes it possible to absorb up to 1 MJ of energy in the load without seals breaking. A generator load curve can be obtained for one experiment with a help of the fluid load without any additional depressurization of the vacuum volume.
|Journal||Journal of Physics: Conference Series|
|Publication status||Published - 4 May 2017|
|Event||5th International Congress on Energy Fluxes and Radiation Effects 2016, EFRE 2016 - Tomsk, Russian Federation|
Duration: 2 Oct 2016 → 7 Oct 2016
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Physics and Astronomy(all)