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Novel concept of laser-plasma microthruster design
Author(s): F. N. Ljubchenko; A. V. Fedenev; A. N Chumakov; N. A Bosak; V. F Tarasenko; A. N Panchenko
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Paper Abstract

Problems of laser-plasma thruster development for space applications are analyzed. Results of laboratory research concerning the choice of solid-state laser, operating mode and target material are considered. Characteristics of micro-thruster with diode pumping are discussed.

Paper Details

Date Published: 13 October 2009
PDF: 11 pages
Proc. SPIE 7005, High-Power Laser Ablation VII, 700520 (13 October 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.786659
Show Author Affiliations
F. N. Ljubchenko, Central Research Institute of Engineering (Russia)
A. V. Fedenev, Central Research Institute of Engineering (Russia)
A. N Chumakov, B.I. Stepanov Institute of Physics (Belarus)
N. A Bosak, B.I. Stepanov Institute of Physics (Belarus)
V. F Tarasenko, Institute of High Current Electronics (Russia)
A. N Panchenko, Institute of High Current Electronics (Russia)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 7005:
High-Power Laser Ablation VII
Claude R. Phipps, Editor(s)

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