IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Operation of a Carbon Nanotube Field Emitter Array in a Hall Effect Thruster Plume Environment

Author(s): Lake A. Singh ; Graham P. Sanborn ; Stephan P. Turano ; Mitchell L. R. Walker ; William Jud Ready
Sponsor(s): IEEE Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 January 2015
Volume: 43
Page(s): 95 - 102
ISSN (Paper): 0093-3813
ISSN (Online): 1939-9375
DOI: 10.1109/TPS.2014.2357337
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The Hall effect thruster is an electric propulsion device for space applications that efficiently reduces the propellant mass requirements on a spacecraft in comparison with chemical rockets. To... View More

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