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Reduced Toxicity, High Performance Monopropellant at the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory

  title={Reduced Toxicity, High Performance Monopropellant at the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory},
  author={Tommy W Hawkins and Adam Brand and Milton McKay and Michael Tinnirello},
Abstract : Current programs are aiming to develop reduced toxicity monopropellant formulations to replace spacecraft hydrazine monopropellant. The Air Force Research Laboratory's (AFRL's) approach to replacing hydrazine is the synthesis and development of energetic compounds/formulations with substantially less vapor toxicity and superior performance (specific impulse and density). Characterization and testing of these high energy density materials is an essential part of the screening process… 

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