Publications


  • Magnetic Nozzle Plasma Plume: Review of Crucial Physical Phenomena

    Ebersohn, F.H., Girimaji, S.S., Shebalin, J., Staack, D., Longmier, B.W., Olsen, C.

    48th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit, Atlanta, GA, AIAA-2012-4274, July 29 - August 1, 2012

  • Plasma Properties in the Far-Field Plume of a Radiofrequency Plasma Thruster

    A. Shabshelowitz and A. D. Gallimore

    39th International Conference on Plasma Science, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, July 8-12, 2012

  • Hydrogen production from methane using an RF plasma source in total nonambipolar flow

    Benjamin W. Longmier, Alec D. Gallamore, Noah Hershkowitz

    Plasma Sources Science & Technology, DOI: 10.1088/0963-0252/21/1/015007, vol. 21, no. 1, February 2012

  • CubeSat Primary Propulsion Using A High Power Density Helicon Plasma Source For Ambipolar Ion Acceleration

    B.W. Longmier, E.A. Bering, N. Hershkowitz, A.D. Gallimore

    JANNAF 8th MSS/6th LPS/5th SPS Joint Subcommittee Meeting, Colorado Springs, CO, December 5-9, 2011

  • Study of the Gasdynamic Mirror (GDM) Propulsion System

    Tang, R.

    University of Michigan, Ph.D. Dissertation, 2011

  • Study of Hall Thruster Discharge Channel Wall Erosion via Optical Diagnostics

    Huang, W.

    University of Michigan, Ph.D. Dissertation, 2011

  • Experimental Characterization of the Near-Wall Region in Hall Thrusters and its Implications on Performance and Lifetime

    Shastry, R.

    University of Michigan, Ph.D. Dissertation, 2011

  • Rotating Spoke Instabilities in Hall Thrusters

    Michael S. McDonald and Alec D. Gallimore

    IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, 10.1109/TPS.2011.2161343 vol. 39, no. 11, pp. 2952-2953, Nov. 2011

  • Predictive Control of Plasma Kinetics: Time-resolved Measurements of Inert Gas Mixing in a Hollow Cathode Discharge

    Trent, K. R., McDonald, M. S., Lobbia, R. B., Gallimore, A. D.

    62nd International Astronautical Congress, Cape Town, South Africa, IAC-11.C4.4.10, October 3-7, 2011

  • Divergence Angle of Ion Beams Emanating from an Immersed Radiofrequency Plasma Source

    Shabshelowitz, A. and Gallimore, A

    32nd International Electric Propulsion Conference, Wiesbaden, Germany, IEPC-2011-166, September 11-15, 2011

  • Developmental Status of a 100-kW Class Laboratory Nested Channel Hall Thruster

    Florenz, R., Gallimore, A., and Peterson, P

    32nd International Electric Propulsion Conference, Wiesbaden, Germany, IEPC-2011-246, September 11-15, 2011

  • Time-resolved Langmuir Probing of a New Lanthanum Hexaboride (LaB6) Hollow Cathode

    Trent, K. R., McDonald, M. S., Lobbia, R. B., Gallimore, A. D.

    32nd International Electric Propulsion Conference, Wiesbaden, Germany, IEPC-2011-245, September 11-15, 2011

  • Parametric Investigation of the Rotating Spoke Instability in Hall Thrusters

    McDonald, M., Gallimore, A.

    32nd International Electric Propulsion Conference, Wiesbaden, Germany, IEPC-2011-242, September 11-15, 2011

  • The Technical Challenges of using Cavity Ring-Down Spectroscopy to Study Hall Thruster Channel Erosion

    Huang, W., Gallimore, A., Smith, T., and Yalin, A.

    32nd International Electric Propulsion Conference, Wiesbaden, Germany, IEPC-2011-030, September 11-15, 2011

  • Electron Trajectory Simulation in Experimental Hall Thruster Fields

    McDonald, M., Gallimore, A.

    32nd International Electric Propulsion Conference, Wiesbaden, Germany, IEPC-2011-243, September 11-15, 2011

  • Constant-Power Performance and Plume Properties of a Nested-Channel Hall-Effect Thruster

    Liang, R. and Gallimore, A.D.

    32nd International Electric Propulsion Conference, Wiesbaden, Germany, IEPC-2011-049, September 11-15, 2011

  • High-speed Dual Langmuir Probe Measurements of the Plasma Properties and EEDFs in a HET plume

    Lobbia, R., Sekerak, M., Liang, R., and Gallimore, A.

    32nd International Electric Propulsion Conference, Wiesbaden, Germany, IEPC-2011-168, September 11-15, 2011

  • Measurement of Cross-Field Electron Current in a Hall Thruster Due to Rotating Spoke Instabilities

    McDonald, M., Bellant, C., St Pierre, B., and Gallimore, A.

    47th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit, San Diego, CA, AIAA-2011-5810, July 31 - August 3, 2011

  • Initial Cavity Ring-Down Density Measurement on a 6-kW Hall Thruster

    Huang, W., Gallimore, A., Smith, T., Tao, L., and Yalin, A

    47th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit, San Diego, CA, AIAA-2011-5994, July 31 - August 3, 2011

  • Experimental Characterization of the Near-Wall Plasma in a 6-kW Hall Thruster and Comparison to Simulation

    Shastry, R., Gallimore, A. D. and Hofer, R. R.

    47th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit, San Diego, CA, AIAA-2011-5589, July 31 - August 3, 2011

  • Investigation of Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Source for CO2 Dissociation

    Spencer, L. and Gallimore, A.

    20th International Symposium on Plasma Chemistry, Philadelphia, PA, ISPC-2011-450, July 24-29, 2011

  • EEDF Control Through Gas Injection into a Plasma Plume

    Trent, K. R., Shabshelowitz, A., and Gallimore, A. D.

    38th EPS Conference on Plasma Physics, Strasbourg, France, 04.308, June 27 - July 1, 2011

  • Ion Energy Distribution Measurements of a Radiofrequency Plasma Source Immersed in Vacuum

    A. Shabshelowitz and A. D. Gallimore

    38th International Conference on Plasma Science, Chicago, IL, June 26-30, 2011

  • Neutral Flow Evolution in a Six-Kilowatt Hall Thruster

    Wengsheng Huang, Alec D. Gallimore and Richard R. Hofer

    Journal of Propulsion and Power, DOI: 10.2514/1.B34048 , 0748-4658, Vol. 27, No. 3, pp. 553-563, May-June 2011