plasma propulsion

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August 14, 2017 | Source: Ars Technica, arstechnica.com, 22 February 2017, Eric Berger
Franklin Chang-Díaz bounds up a handful of stairs and peers through a porthole cut into the side of a silver, tanker-truck-sized vacuum chamber. Inside, a blueish-purple light...
June 5, 2017 | Source: Popular Mechanics, popularmechanics.com, 2 September 2016, David Hambling
The EmDrive, a hypothetical miracle propulsion system for outer space, has been sparking heated arguments for years. Now, Guido Fetta plans to settle the argument about...
Plasma Thrusters Teaser
Introduction Like other contemporary energetic and propulsion technologies, electric propulsion—of which plasma thrusters are a subset—has been around for nearly a century. As...