Publications


  • Acceleration region dynamics in a magnetically shielded Hall thruster

    S.E. Cusson, E.T. Dale, B.A. Jorns, and A.D. Gallimore

    Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 26, Issue 2, 023506, 2019

  • Non-invasive time-resolved measurements of anomalous collision frequency in a Hall thruster

    E.T. Dale and B.A. Jorns

    Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 26, Issue 1, 013516, 2019

  • Plasma simulations in 2-D (r-z) geometry for the assessment of pole erosion in a magnetically shielded Hall thruster

    A. Lopez Ortega, I.G. Mikellides, M.J. Sekerak, and B.A. Jorns

    Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 125, Issue 3, 033302, 2019

  • Laser-induced fluorescence measurements of acceleration zone scaling in the 12.5 kW HERMeS Hall thruster

    V.H. Chaplin, B.A. Jorns, A. Lopez Ortega, I.G. Mikellides, R.W. Conversano, R.B. Lobbia, and R.R. Hofer

    Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 124, Issue 18, 183302, 2018

  • Predictive, data-driven model for the anomalous electron collision frequency in a Hall effect thruster

    Jorns, B.

    Plasma Sources Science and Technology, Vol. 27, No. 10, 10.1088/1361-6595, 2018

  • Ion heating measurements on the centerline of a high-current hollow cathode plume

    Dodson, C.A., Perez-Grande, D., Jorns, B.A., Goebel, D.M., and Wirz, R.E.

    Journal of Propulsion and Power, Vol. 34, No. 5, 10.2514/1.B36788, September-October 2018

  • Circuit Modeling of Rotating Magnetic Field Field-reversed Configuration Thrusters

    Woods, J. M., Jorns, B. A., and Gallimore, A.D.

    54th AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Cincinnati, OH, AIAA-2018-4911, July 9-11, 2018

  • Effect of Background Pressure on Ion Dynamics in an Electron Cyclotron Resonance Thruster

    Wachs, B. and Jorns, B.

    54th AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Cincinnati, OH, AIAA-2018-4585, July 9-11, 2018

  • Update on the Nested Hall Thruster Subsystem for the NextSTEP XR-100 Program

    Jorns, B.A., Gallimore, A.D., Hall, S.J., Peterson, P.Y., Gilland, J.E., Goebel, D.M., Hofer, R.R., and Mikellides, I.

    54th AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Cincinnati, OH, AIAA-2018-4418, July 9-11, 2018

  • Development of a Mobile Electric Propulsion Demonstration for STEM Outreach

    Cusson, S.E., Georgin, M.P., Wolff, K., Bayer, V., Reid, K., Budd, C., Huff, A., Oldani, K., Shapiro, N., Jorns, B.A., and Gallimore, A.D.

    54th AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Cincinnati, OH, AIAA-2018-4709, July 9-11, 2018

  • Spatial Evolution of Plasma Waves in the Near-field of a Magnetically Shielded Hall Thruster

    Brown, Z. and Jorns, B.A.

    54th AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Cincinnati, OH, AIAA-2018-4423, July 9-11, 2018

  • Plasma Instabilities in the Plume of a Hollow Cathode

    Georgin, M.P., Jorns, B.A., and Gallimore, A.D.

    54th AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Cincinnati, OH, AIAA-2018-4427, July 9-11, 2018

  • The Impact of Non-Idealities on Low Power Magnetic Nozzle Thrust Performance

    Collard, T. A. and Jorns, B. A.

    54th AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Cincinnati, OH, AIAA-2018-4729, July 9-11, 2018

  • Non-Invasive Characterization of the Ionization Region of a Hall Effect Thruster

    Dale, E.T. and Jorns, B.A.

    54th AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Cincinnati, OH, AIAA-2018-4508, July 9-11, 2018

  • Observation of Low Frequency Plasma Oscillations in the Plume of a Partially Magnetized Magnetic Nozzle

    Hepner, S.T., Wachs, B.N., Collard, T.A., and Jorns, B.A.

    54th AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Cincinnati, OH, AIAA-2018-4730, July 9-11, 2018

  • Ion Acoustic Turbulence in the Hollow Cathode Plume of a Hall Effect Thruster

    Cusson, S.E., Brown., Z, Dale, E.T., Jorns, B.A., and Gallimore, A.D.

    54th AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Cincinnati, OH, AIAA-2018-4509, July 9-11, 2018

  • Dielectric Materials with Deposited Electrode Layers for Electrospray Arrays

    Kimber, A., Jorns, B., and Sodano H.

    54th AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Cincinnati, OH, AIAA-2018-4653, July 9-11, 2018

  • Hollow cathode simulations with a first-principles model of ion-acoustic anomalous resistivity

    Lopez Ortega, A., Jorns, B.A., and Mikellides, I.G.

    Journal of Propulsion and Power, Vol. 34, No. 4, 10.2514/1.B36782, July-August 2018

  • Experimental Evidence for Ion Acoustic Solitons in the Plume of a Hollow Cathode

    Georgin, M.P., Jorns, B.A., and Gallimore, A.D.

    2nd Space Propulsion Conference, Sevilla, Spain, SPC18-403, May 14-18, 2018

  • Characterization of a 100-kW Class Nested-Channel Hall Thruster

    Hall, Scott J.

    University of Michigan, Ph.D. Dissertation, 2017

  • Kinetic simulation technique for plasma flow in strong external magnetic field

    Ebersohn, F.H., Sheehan, J.P, Gallimore, A.G, and Shebalin, J.V.

    Journal of Computational Physics 351, 358-375, 2017

  • Dispersion relation measurements of plasma modes in the near-field plume of a 9-kW magnetically shielded thruster

    Brown, Z. A., and Jorns, B. A.

    35th International Electric Propulsion Conference, Atlanta, GA, IEPC-2017-387, 2017

  • An Experimental and Theoretical Study of Hollow Cathode Plume Mode Oscillations

    Georgin, M.P., Jorns, B.A., Gallimore, A.D.

    35th International Electric Propulsion Conference, Atlanta, GA, IEPC-2017-298, 2017

  • The H9 Magnetically Shielded Hall Thruster

    Hofer, R.R., Cusson, S.E., Lobbia, R.B., and Gallimore, A.D.

    35th International Electric Propulsion Conference, Atlanta,GA, IEPC-2017-232, 2017