Publications


  • Initial Experiments of a New Permanent Magnet Helicon Thruster

    Sheehan, J.P., Longmier, B.W., Reese, I., Collard, T., Ebersohn, F.H., Dale, E.T., Wachs, B.N., Ostermann, M.E.

    41st IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science, Washington, D.C., Presentation, May 25-29, 2014

  • Quasi-One-Dimensional Simulations of Magnetic Nozzles for Plasma Thruster Applications

    Ebersohn, F.H., Sheehan, J.P., Longmier, B.W., and Shebalin, J.V.

    41st IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science, Washington, D.C., Poster, May 25-29, 2014

  • Mode Transition Characteristics and Oscillation Frequencies in Hall Effect Thrusters

    Sekerak, M.J., Longmier, B.W., and Gallimore, A.D.

    41st IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science, Washington, D.C., Invited Presentation, May 25-29, 2014

  • Mode Transitions in Hall-Effect Thrusters Induced by Variable Magnetic Field Strength

    M.J. Sekerak, A.D. Gallimore, D.L. Brown, R.R. Hofer, and J.E. Polk

    AIAA Journal of Propulsion and Power, 10.2514/1.B35709, March 2016

  • Improved Efficiency and Throttling Range of the VX-200 Magnetoplasma Thruster

    B. Longmier, J. Squire, C. Olsen, L. Cassady, M. Ballenger, M. Carter, A. Ilin, T. Glover, G. McCaskill, F. Chang-Diaz, E. Bering

    AIAA Journal of Propulsion and Power, DOI: 10.2514/1.B34801 , Vol. 30, No. 1, January-February 2014

  • Study of RF Plasma Technology Applied to Air-Breathing Electric Propulsion

    Shabshelowitz, A

    University of Michigan, Ph.D. Dissertation, 2013

  • The Combination of Two Concentric Discharge Channels into a Nested Hall-Effect Thruster

    Liang, R.

    University of Michigan, Ph.D. Dissertation, 2013

  • Accurately Determining the Plasma Potential Using Emissive Probes

    Sheehan, J., Raitses, Y., Hershkowitz, N.

    33rd International Electric Propulsion Conference, Washington, D.C., IEPC-2013-313, October 6-10, 2013

  • Development and Validation of a Novel Time-Resolved Laser-Induced Fluorescence Technique

    Durot, C., Gallimore, A., Smith, T

    33rd International Electric Propulsion Conference, Washington, D.C., IEPC-2013-356, October 6-10, 2013

  • Practical Application of Wide Bandwidth Floating Emissive Probes and Wavelet Analysis to the X2 Nested Hall Thruster

    McDonald, M., Liang, R., Gallimore, A.

    33rd International Electric Propulsion Conference, Washington, D.C., IEPC-2013-352, October 6-10, 2013

  • Comparison of Breathing and Spoke Mode Strengths in the H6 Hall Thruster Using High Speed Imaging

    McDonald, M., Gallimore, A.

    33rd International Electric Propulsion Conference, Washington, D.C, IEPC-2013-353, October 6-10, 2013

  • Preliminary Magnetohydrodynamic Simulations of Magnetic Nozzles

    Ebersohn, F., Longmier, B., Sheehan, J., Shebalin, J., Girimaji, S.

    33rd International Electric Propulsion Conference, Washington, D.C., IEPC-2013-334, October 6-10, 2013

  • Azimuthal Spoke Propagation in Hall Effect Thrusters

    M. Sekerak, B. Longmier, A. Gallimore, D. Brown, R. Hofer and J. Polk

    33rd International Electric Propulsion Conference, Washington, D.C., IEPC-2013-143, October 6-10, 2013

  • Plasma Adiabaticity in a Diverging Magnetic Nozzle

    Sheehan, J., Longmier, B., Bering, E., Olsen, C., Squire, J., Carter, M., Cassady, L

    33rd International Electric Propulsion Conference, Washington, D.C., IEPC-2013-159, October 6-10, 2013

  • Plasma Adiabaticity in a Diverging Magnetic Nozzle

    J. Sheehan, B. Longmier, E. Bering, C. Olsen, J. Squire, M. Carter, F. Chang Diaz, T. Glover, A. Ilin, and L. Cassady

    66th American Physical Society Gaseous Electronics Conference, Princeton, NJ, Presentation, September 30-October 4, 2013

  • Development of a Novel Time-Resolved Laser-Induced Fluorescence Technique

    C. Durot, A. Gallimore

    66th American Physical Society Gaseous Electronics Conference, Princeton, NJ, Poster, September 30-October 4, 2013

  • Emitting Probes

    J. Sheehan, Y. Raitses, and N. Hershkowitz

    66th American Physical Society Gaseous Electronics Conference, Princeton, NJ, Tutorial, September 30-October 4, 2013

  • Interior and Near-wall Ion Velocity Distribution Functions in the H6 Hall Thruster

    Wengsheng Huang, Alec D. Gallimore, and Timothy B. Smith

    AIAA Journal of Propulsion and Power, DOI: 10.2514/1.B34712 , Vol. 29, No. 5, pp. 1146-1154, September-October 2013

  • Development of a Novel Time-Resolved Laser-Induced Fluorescence Technique

    C. Durot, A. Gallimore

    4th Michigan Institute for Plasma Science and Engineering Student Symposium, Ann Arbor, MI, Poster, September 25, 2013

  • Hall Effect Thruster Oscillatory Modes

    M. Sekerak, B. Longmier, A. Gallimore

    4th Michigan Institute for Plasma Science and Engineering Student Symposium, Ann Arbor, MI, Poster, September 25, 2013

  • Performance and Probe Measurements of a Radiofrequency Plasma Thruster

    Adam Shabshelowitz and Alec D. Gallimore

    AIAA Journal of Propulsion and Power, DOI: 10.2514/1.B34720 , Vol. 29, No. 4, pp. 919-929, July-August 2013

  • Mode Transitions in Hall Effect Thrusters

    M. Sekerak, B. Longmier, A. Gallimore, D. Brown, R. Hofer and J. Polk

    49th AIAA Joint Propulsion Conference, San Jose, CA, AIAA-2013-4116, July 14-17, 2013

  • Development of a Novel Time-Resolved Laser-Induced Fluorescence Technique

    C. J. Durot and A. D. Gallimore

    40th IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science, San Francisco, CA, June 16-21, 2013

  • Hall Thruster Plume Measurements from High-Speed Dual Langmuir Probes with Ion Saturation Reference

    M. Sekerak, M. McDonald, R. Hofer, and A. Gallimore

    34th IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, MT, IEEE-2013-2129, March 2-9, 2013