IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Genetic Algorithm for Ion Thruster Grid Design

2007 IEEE Pulsed Power Plasma Science Conference

Author(s): C.C. Farnell ; J.D. Williams
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 June 2007
Conference Location: Albuquerque, NM, USA
Conference Date: 17 June 2007
Page(s): 473
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4244-0915-0
ISSN (Paper): 0730-9244
DOI: 10.1109/PPPS.2007.4345779
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Summary form only given. A genetic algorithm was used to optimize ion thruster grid sets with regard to maximizing impulse per unit area, essentially equivalent to maximizing propellant throughput... View More

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