Accession Number:

AD0642256

Title:

ADVANCED PROPULSION TECHNIQUES,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ADVISORY GROUP FOR AERONAUTICAL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT PARIS (FRANCE)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1961-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

265.0

Abstract:

Contents Spacecraft power generation, by W. C. Cooley Nuclear rockets Project Rover, by R. E. Schreiber The nuclear ramjet propulsion system, by Th. C. Merkle Nuclear turbojets, by W. F. Savage Ion propulsion, by R. H. Boden Acceleration and neutralization in electrostatic propulsion systems, by J. M. Sellen, Jr., H. Shelton, and D. B. Langmuir Electrical propulsion with colloidal materials, by R. D. Schultz, and R. E. Wiech, Jr. Summary comments-ion propulsion, by A. E. S. Green The magnetic industion plasma engine, by M. U. Clauser Magnetohydrodynamic propulsion, by G. S. Janes Round table discussion on the NATO countries and advanced propulsion Spacecraft propulsion, by A. M. Rothrock Space law and a history of astronautics-preparing for the next thirty years, by A. G. Haley.

Subject Categories:

  • Electric and Ion Propulsion
  • Nuclear Propulsion
  • Astronautics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE