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PEPL Thrusters: HiPEP

Above: Photograph of the HiPEP multiple-cathode discharge chamber in operation (from ref. 1).

Above: Photograph of the HIPEP MCDC ion collection grid showing the button probe locations (from ref. 1).

Selected Relevant Publications

  1. Rovey, J. L., "A Multiple-Cathode, High-Power, Rectangular Ion Thruster Discharge Chamber for Increasing Thruster Lifetime," Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Michigan, 2006.
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