AIAA Paper

Check out our recent article on wire erosion in Hall thruster plumes in the AIAA Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets!

PEPL accepting new doctoral students for Fall 2022!

PEPL is looking for new doctoral candidates for the Fall 2022.   Students with backgrounds in mechanical engineering, physics, electrical engineering, or aerospace engineering are strongly encouraged.  Prospective students are invited to review current lab research...

Best Paper at AIAA 2021

Congratulations to Chris Sercel, Tate Gill, Joshua Woods, and Benjamin Jorns for winning Electric Propulsion Best Paper at the AIAA 2021 Propulsion and Energy...

GEC Student poster award

Congratulations to Leanne Su for winning a Student Poster Award at the 2021 Gaseous Electronics Conference! A PDF of the poster can be found...

Applied Physics Paper

Check out our recent article in the Journal of Applied Physics special issue on the “Physics of Electric Propulsion.”

AIAA Technical Note

We just put out a technical note about rotating instabilities in hollow cathode plumes. Check it out!