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Experimental research on electrical propulsion

Aurelio C. Robotti

Experimental research on electrical propulsion

by Aurelio C. Robotti

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Published by National Aeronautics and Space Administration in Washington DC .
Written in English

  • Space vehicles -- Electric propulsion systems.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAurelio C. Robotti and Mario Oggero.
    SeriesNASA technical memorandum -- NASA TM-77876., NASA technical memorandum -- 77876.
    ContributionsOggero, M., United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15296069M

    Ship Resistance and Propulsion provides a comprehensive approach to evaluating ship resistance and propulsion. Informed by applied research, including experimental and CFD techniques, this book provides guidance for the practical estimation of ship propulsive power for a range of ship types. Experimental studies on electric propulsion by virtue of asymmetrical electrodes, on a micro scale, have yielded potentially superior efficiency ratings when compared to currently adopted methods.

      MHD propulsion, notes a recent statement from the Navy's David Taylor Research Center in Annapolis, Md., ''offers the potential for an extremely . Amir S. Gohardani (Editor) University of Arizona, Royal Institute of Technology, University of and Royal Institute of Technology, Akersberga, Sweden Series: Mechanical Engineering Theory and Applications BISAC: TEC Distributed propulsion technology is one of the revolutionary candidates for future aircraft propulsion. In this book, which serves as the very first reference book on.

    Many research projects propose the use of full electric propulsion or hybrid electric propulsion in these kinds of aerial vehicles. Now, the energy storage systems appear to be the most limiting technologies for the electric propulsion, but the interests of researchers are now focused on the development of new battery technologies [5,6] and in. CubeSat Axial Field Pulsed Plasma Thruster, Undergraduate Research Symposium, Link. Design and Application of Thrust Stand for Characterization of High Powered Electric Propulsion Thrusters, Undergraduate Research Symposium, Link. High Altitude Zeppelin Experiment (HAZE), Undergraduate Research Symposium, Link.

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