Electric Propulsion

@inproceedings{JahnElectricP,
  title={Electric Propulsion},
  author={Robert G. Jahn and Edgar Y. Choueiri}
}
Arcjet Device that heats a propellant stream by passing a high-current electrical arc through it, before the propellant is expanded through a downstream nozzle. Hall effect Conduction of electric current perpendicular to an applied electric field in a superimposed magnetic field. Inductive thruster Device that heats a propellant stream by means of an inductive discharge before the propellant is expanded through a downstream nozzle. Ion thruster Device that accelerates propellant ions by an… CONTINUE READING
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