INDUCTIVE PLASMA ACCELERATOR DEVELOPMENT
Rept. for 1 Jul 1966-31 Jul 1967
LITTON SYSTEMS INC BEVERLY HILLS CA SPACE SCIENCES LABS
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The work described in the report comprises a Theoretical studies of the performance of an electromagnetic induction plasma accelerator for radiation-cooled applications, and for pulsed operation. b The improvement of pre-existing instrumentation for the measurement of developed thrust and input electric power. c The development of suitable materials and techniques for the construction of thrustors. d The experimental testing of thrustors for the purpose of measuring performance and life times.
- Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics
- Electric and Ion Propulsion