Accession Number:

AD0489751

Title:

RESEARCH ON CHARGED PARTICLE ELECTROSTATIC THRUSTORS

Descriptive Note:

Interim technical rept. 15 Jul 1965-15 Aug 1966

Corporate Author:

TRW SYSTEMS GROUP REDONDO BEACH CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

83.0

Abstract:

This research program is intended to extend the state of the art in heavy particle electrostatic propulsion. The work performed in the first half of the program is described particularly as it relates to the average chargemass ratios obtained, charged particle beam currents, beam neutralization and post acceleration with 100 KV.

Subject Categories:

  • Electric and Ion Propulsion

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE