Projects

High Power Helicon Thruster

High Power Helicon Thruster

The High Power Helicon Thruster is an electrodeless plasma source able run at kW to...Read More

Alternative Fuel Sources For Pulsed Plasma Thrusters

Alternative Fuel Sources For Pulsed Plasma Thrusters

Teflon has been the historical standard fuel for ablative PPTs due to a high Isp,...Read More

A Pulsed Plasma Thruster for Low-Pressure Atmospheric Operation

A Pulsed Plasma Thruster for Low-Pressure Atmospheric Operation

A propulsion system capable of geostationary positioning for high-altitude (20km+), long duration airships is essential...Read More

University of Washington CubeSAT Team

University of Washington CubeSAT Team

Development of miniature satellites is presently of strong interest to university, government, and private industry...Read More

Plasma Magnet

Plasma Magnet

Spacecraft plasma propulsion has long held the promise of yielding exhaust velocities, and therefore propulsion...Read More

Magnetized Beamed Plasma Propulsion (MagBeam)

Magnetized Beamed Plasma Propulsion (MagBeam)

The major push in advanced electric propulsion at this time is for the deployment of...Read More