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Title: The VHITAL program to demonstrate the performance and lifetime of a bismuth-fueled very high isp hall thruster
Authors: Marrese-Reading, Colleen
Sengupta, Anita
Frisbee, Robert
Polk, Jay
Capelli, Mark
Boyd, Iain
Keidar, Michael
Tverdokhlebov, Sergey
Semenkin, Sasha
Markusic, Tom
Yalin, Azer
Knowles, Timothy
Keywords: bismuth
hall thruster
mission studies
Issue Date: Jul-2005
Publisher: Pasadena, CA : Jet Propulsion Laboratory, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 2005.
Citation: AIAA Joint Propulsion Conference 2005, Tuscon, AZ, July 11-14, 2005
Abstract: In the Very High Isp Thruster with Anode Layer (VHITAL) Program the performance, plume and lifetime capability of the radiatively-cooled two stage, bismuth-fueled VHITAL-160 will be characterized in the US and Russia.
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