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Articles in Journals and Encyclopedias

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Electron Cooling in a Magnetically Expanding Plasma Physical Review Letters 2016 Justin Little, Edgar Choueiri
Critical Condition for Plasma Confinement in the Source of a Magnetic Nozzle Flow IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science 2015 Justin Little, Edgar Choueiri
Propulsive Performance of a Finite Temperature Plasma Flow in a Magnetic Nozzle with Applied Azimuthal Current Physics of Plasmas 2014 Lorenzo Ferrario, Justin Little, Edgar Choueiri
Thrust and efficiency model for electron-driven magnetic nozzles Physics of Plasmas 2013 Justin Little, Edgar Choueiri
Stochastic threshold for ion heating with beating electrostatic waves Physical Review Letters 2013 Ben Jorns, Edgar Choueiri
Stochastic ion acceleration by beating electrostatic waves Physical Review E 2013 Ben Jorns, Edgar Choueiri
Scaling of Efficiency with Applied Magnetic Field in Magnetoplasmadynamic Thrusters Journal of Propulsion and Power 2012 Dan Lev, Edgar Choueiri
Ion Heating with Beating Electrostatic Waves Physical Review Letters 2011 Ben Jorns, Edgar Choueiri
Variable dual-frequency electrostatic wave launcher for plasma applications Review of Scientific Instruments 2011 Ben Jorns, Bob Sorenson, Edgar Choueiri
Creation of Onset Voltage Hash by Anode Spots in a Magnetoplasmadynamic Thruster Journal of Propulsion and Power 2009 Luke Uribarri, Edgar Choueiri
New Dawn for Electric Rockets Scientific American 2009 Edgar Choueiri
Corruption of Pulsed Electric Thruster Voltage Fluctuation Measurements by Transmission Line Resonances Journal of Propulsion and Power 2008 Luke Uribarri, Edgar Choueiri
Relationship Between Anode Spots and Onset Voltage Hash in Magnetoplasmadynamic Thrusters Journal of Propulsion and Power 2008 Luke Uribarri, Edgar Choueiri
Threshold Criteria for Undervoltage Breakdown Journal of Applied Physics 2008 Jimmy Cooley, Edgar Choueiri
Ionization Front in a High-current Gas Discharge Physics of Plasmas 2007 Edgar Choueiri, Thomas Randolph
Laser Interferometry Measurements of a High Density Propagating Current Sheet Plasma Sources Science and Technology 2007 Jack Berkery, Thomas Markusic, Edgar Choueiri
Plasma Propulsion McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology 2007 Edgar Choueiri
Faraday Acceleration with Radio-frequency Assisted Discharge Journal of Propulsion and Power 2006 Edgar Choueiri, Kurt Polzin
Performance Optimization Criteria for Pulsed Inductive Plasma Acceleration IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science 2006 Kurt Polzin, Edgar Choueiri
Basic mechanisms controlling the sweeping efficiency of propagating current sheets Plasma Sources Science and Technology 2006 Jack Berkery, Edgar Choueiri
Evolution of the Parallel and Perpendicular Ion Velocity Distribution Functions in Pulsed Helicon Plasma Sources Obtained by Time Resolved Laser Induced Fluorescence Plasma Sources Science and Technology 2005 Costel Biloiu, Xuan Sun, Edgar Choueiri, Forrest Doss, Earl Scime, John Heard, Slava Spektor, Daniel Venture
Laser induced fluorescence in a pulsed argon plasma Review of Scientific Instruments 2005 Earl Scime, Costel Biloiu, Christopher Compton, Forrest Doss, Daniel Venture, John Heard, Edgar Choueiri, Slava Spektor
Visualization of current sheet evolution in a pulsed plasma accelerator IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science 2005 Thomas Markusic, Jack Berkery, Edgar Choueiri
Ablative z-pinch pulsed plasma thruster Journal of Propulsion and Power 2005 Thomas Markusic, Kurt Polzin, Edgar Choueiri, Michael Keidar, Iain Boyd, Neal Lepsetz
Investigation of basic processes in a lithium lorentz force accelerator through plasma flow simulation Physics of Plasmas 2005 Kamesh Sankaran, Edgar Choueiri, Stephen Jardin
Comparison of Simulated Magnetoplasmadynamic Thruster Flowfields to Experimental Measurements Journal of Propulsion and Power 2005 Kamesh Sankaran, Edgar Choueiri, Stephen Jardin
Ion acceleration by beating electrostatic waves: Domain of allowed acceleration Physical Review E 2004 Slava Spektor, Edgar Choueiri
Measurements of current sheet canting in a pulsed electromagnetic accelerator Physics of Plasmas 2004 Thomas Markusic, Edgar Choueiri, Jack Berkery
A critical history of electric propulsion: The first 50 years (1906-1956) Journal of Propulsion and Power 2004 Edgar Choueiri
A survey of propulsion options for cargo and piloted missions to mars 2004 Kamesh Sankaran, Lenny Cassady, Andrea Kodys, Robert Jahn
A similarity parameter for capillary flows Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics 2003 Kurt Polzin, Edgar Choueiri
Plasma Propulsion Options for Various Terrestrial Planet Finder Architectures Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets 2002 Kurt Polzin, Edgar Choueiri, Pini Gurfil, Jeremy Kasdin
A flux-limited numerical method for solving the MHD equations to simulate propulsive plasma flows International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering 2001 Kamesh Sankaran, Luigi Martinelli, Stephen Jardin, Edgar Choueiri
Instability of a Current-Carrying Finite-Beta Collisional Plasma Physical Review, E 2001 Edgar Choueiri
Plasma Oscillations in Hall Thrusters Physics of Plasmas 2001 Edgar Choueiri
Scaling Laws for Electromagnetic Pulsed Plasma Thrusters Plasma Sources Science and Technology 2001 John Ziemer, Edgar Choueiri
Quasi-Steady Magnetoplasmadynamic Thruster Measured Performance Database Journal of Propulsion and Power 2001 Edgar Choueiri, John Ziemer
Fundamental Difference Between the Two Hall Thruster Variants Physics of Plasmas 2001 Edgar Choueiri
Observations and Modeling of Neutral Gas Releases from the APEX Satellite Journal of Geophysical Research 2001 Edgar Choueiri, V. Oraevsky, V. Dokukin, A. Volokitin, S. Pulinets, Yu. Ruzhin, V. Afonin
Electric Propulsion Encyclopedia of Physical Science and Technology 2001 Robert Jahn, Edgar Choueiri
Anomalous Resistivity and Heating in Current-Drive Plasma Thrusters Physics of Plasmas 1999 Edgar Choueiri
APEX: Experiments with Releases of Neutral Xenon Geomagnetism and Aeronomy 1999 V. Oraevsky, Edgar Choueiri, V. Dokukin, A. Volokitin, S. Pulinets, Yu. Ruzhin, V. Afonin
The Scaling of Thrust in Self-Field Magnetoplasmadynamic Thrusters Journal of Propulsion and Power 1998 Edgar Choueiri
Spot Mode Transition and the Anode Fall of Pulsed Magnetoplasmadynamic Thrusters Journal of Propulsion and Power 1998 Kevin Diamant, Edgar Choueiri, Robert Jahn
Pulsed thrust measurements using laser interferometry Review of Scientific Instruments 1997 E. Cubbin, Kevin Diamant, Edgar Choueiri
System Optimization of Ablative Pulsed Plasma Thrusters for Stationkeeping Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets 1996 Edgar Choueiri
Microinstabilities in a 10-kW Self-Field Magnetoplasmadynamic Thruster Journal of Propulsion and Power 1996 Dennis Tilley, Edgar Choueiri, Arnold Kelly, Robert Jahn
Numerical Simulation of Neutral Gas Release Experiments in the Ionosphere Physics of Plasmas 1994 H. Okuda, Edgar Choueiri
Space Experiments with Particle Accelerators: SEPAC Advances in Space Research 1994 J. Burch, W. Roberts, W. Taylor, N. Kawashima, J. Marshall, S. Moses, T. Neubert, S. Mende, Edgar Choueiri
The adverse effect of perpendicular ion drift flow on cylindrical triple probe electron temperature measurements Review of Scientific Instruments 1994 Dennis Tilley, Alec Gallimore, Arnold Kelly, Robert Jahn
CIV Experiments on ATLAS-1 Geophysical Research Letters 1993 J. Marshall, J. Burch, Edgar Choueiri, N. Kawashima
Mass Savings Domain of Plasma Propulsion for LEO to GEO Transfer Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets 1993 Edgar Choueiri, Arnold Kelly, Robert Jahn
Mass Savings Domain of MPD Propulsion Symposium on Space Nuclear Power and Propulsion 1993 Edgar Choueiri, Arnold Kelly, Robert Jahn
Anode Power Deposition in Magnetoplasmadynamic Thrusters Journal of Propulsion and Power 1993 Alec Gallimore, Arnold Kelly, Robert Jahn
Plasma Propulsion McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology 1992 Edgar Choueiri
Energy Deposition in Low-Power Coaxial Plasma Thrusters Journal of Propulsion 1991 Roger Myers, Arnold Kelly, Robert Jahn
Cathode Phenomena in Low-Power Magnetoplasmadynamic Thruster Journal of Propulsion 1991 Roger Myers, N. Suzuki, Arnold Kelly, Robert Jahn
Measurement of MPD Thruster Erosion Using Surface Layer Activation Journal of Propulsion 1987 Jay Polk, Woldemar von Jaskowsky, Arnold Kelly, Robert Jahn
MPD Thruster Performance: Propellant Distribution and Species Effects Journal of Propulsion 1986 D. Merfeld, Arnold Kelly, Robert Jahn
Measured Performance of a Multimegawatt MPD Thruster Journal of Spacecraft 1983 Rodney Burton, Kenn Clark, Robert Jahn
Erosion Measurements on Quasisteady Magnetoplasmadynamic Thrusters Journal of Spacecraft 1982 R. Rowe, Woldemar von Jaskowsky, Kenn Clark, Robert Jahn
Recombination Lasing in a Magnetoplasmadynamic Arcjet Journal of Applied Physics 1980 E. Campbell, Robert Jahn, Woldemar von Jaskowsky, Kenn Clark
Physical Processes in Hollow Cathodes AIAA Journal 1977 M. Krishnan, Robert Jahn, Woldemar von Jaskowsky, Kenn Clark
Flowfield Characteristics and Performance Limitations of Quasi-Steady Magnetoplasmadynamic Accelerators AIAA Journal 1976 M. Boyle, Kenn Clark, Robert Jahn
Exhaust Plume Structure in a Quasi-Steady MPD Accelerator AIAA Journal 1974 Adam Bruckner, Robert Jahn
Anode Phenomena in High-Current Accelerators AIAA Journal 1972 Ronald Oberth, Robert Jahn
Cathode Region of a Quasi-Steady MPD Arcjet AIAA Journal 1971 Peter Turchi, Robert Jahn
Acceleration Patterns in Quasi-Steady MPD Arcs AIAA Journal 1971 Robert Jahn, Kenn Clark, Ronald Oberth, Peter Turchi
Current Pattern and Gas Flow Stabilization in Pulsed Plasma Accelerators AIAA Journal 1970 A. Eckbreth, Robert Jahn
Energy Transfer from a Pulse Network to a Propagating Current Sheet AIAA Journal 1970 Paul Wilbur, Robert Jahn
Quasi-Steady Plasma Acceleration AIAA Journal 1970 Kenn Clark, Robert Jahn
Pressure Distribution in the Structure of a Propagating Current Sheet Physics of Fluids 1970 Thomas York, Robert Jahn
Electron Beam from a Magnetoplasmadynamic Arc Physics of Fluids 1969 Adriano Ducati, Robert Jahn
Ion density and current distributions in a propagating current sheet, determined by microwave reflection technique Journal of Plasma Physics 1969 W. Ellis, Robert Jahn
Acceleration of Plasma by a Propagating Current Sheet Physics of Fluids 1968 Rodney Burton, Robert Jahn
Physics of Electric Propulsion Book 1968 Robert Jahn
Current Pattern Stabilization in Pulsed Plasma Accelerators AIAA Journal 1968 A. Eckbreth, Kenn Clark, Robert Jahn
The Magnetoplasmadynamic Arcjet Astronautica Acta 1967 Kenn Clark, Robert Jahn
A Large Dielectric Vacuum Facility AIAA Journal 1966 Robert Jahn, Kenn Clark
Dynamic Efficiency of Pulsed Plasma Accelerators AIAA Journal 1965 Neville Black, Robert Jahn
Ejection of a Pinched Plasma from an Axial Orifice AIAA Journal 1965 Robert Jahn, Woldemar von Jaskowsky, Rodney Burton
Miniature Rogowski Coil Probes for Direct Measurement of Current Density Distributions in Transient Plasmas Review of Scientific Instruments 1965 Edward Wright, Robert Jahn
Gas-Triggered Pinch Discharge Switch Review of Scientific Instruments 1965 Robert Jahn, Woldemar von Jaskowsky, A. Casini
Current Distributions in Large-Radius Pinch Discharges AIAA Journal 1964 Robert Jahn, Woldemar von Jaskowsky
Initial Ionization Rates in Shock-Heated Argon, Krypton, and Xenon Physics of Fluids 1964 Kenneth Harwell, Robert Jahn
Gas-Triggered Inverse Pinch Switch Review of Scientific Instruments 1963 Robert Jahn, Woldemar von Jaskowsky, A. Casini
Structure of a Large-Radius Pinch Discharge AIAA Journal 1963 Robert Jahn, Woldemar von Jaskowsky
Microwave probing of ionized-gas flows Physics of Fluids 1962 Robert Jahn

AIAA Papers and Papers in Conference Proceedings

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Thrust Scaling in a Direct Wave-Drive Thruster 52nd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2016 Matthew Feldman, Edgar Choueiri
Liquid Metal Mass Flow Measurement by an Inductive Proximity Detector for Use in Conjunction with a JxB Pump 52nd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2016 Michael Hepler, Will Coogan, Brittany Ilardi, Edgar Choueiri
PRINCE: A Software Tool for Characterizing Waves and Instabilities in Plasma Thrusters 52nd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2016 Sebastián Rojas Mata, Edgar Choueiri, Ben Jorns, Slava Spektor
Direct Measurement of the Applied-Field Component of the Thrust of a Lithium Lorentz Force Accelerator 52nd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2016 Will Coogan, Michael Hepler, Edgar Choueiri
Multiple-Kilowatt-Class Graphite Heater for Large Hollow Cathode Ignition 51st AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2015 Christopher Wordingham, Pierre-Yves Taunay, Edgar Choueiri
Ion Energy Measurements in a Direct Wave-Drive Thruster 51st AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2015 Matthew Feldman, Edgar Choueiri, Ben Jorns
A Direct Wave-Drive Thruster using the Magnetosonic Mode 34th International Electric Propulsion Conference 2015 Matthew Feldman, Edgar Choueiri
Dynamic Resistance Probe for the Measurement of the Mass Deposition Rate from a Condensible Propellant Thruster 34th International Electric Propulsion Conference 2015 Will Coogan, Michael Hepler, Edgar Choueiri
The Direct Wave-Drive Thruster 50th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2014 Matthew Feldman, Edgar Choueiri
Influence of the Applied Magnetic Field Strength on Flow Collimation in Magnetic Nozzles 50th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2014 Justin Little, Edgar Choueiri
Experimental Investigation of a Large Diameter Cathode 50th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2014 Matthew Plasek, Christopher Wordingham, Sebastián Rojas Mata, Nicholas Luzarraga, Edgar Choueiri
Experimental Verification of Plasma Focusing by Azimuthal Current in a Magnetic Nozzle 50th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2014 Lorenzo Ferrario, Justin Little, Edgar Choueiri
Electric propulsion system scaling for asteroid capture-and-return missions 49th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2013 Justin Little, Edgar Choueiri
Proof-of-Concept Simulations of the Magnetic Null (MagNul) Thruster 49th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2013 Matthew Feldman, Edgar Choueiri
Modeling and Development of the RF-Controlled Hollow Cathode Concept 49th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2013 Matthew Plasek, Christopher Wordingham, Edgar Choueiri
Resonant Mode Transition in the RF-Controlled Hollow Cathode 33rd International Electric Propulsion Conference 2013 Matthew Plasek, Christopher Wordingham, Edgar Choueiri
Plasma Transport in a Converging Magnetic Field with Applications to Helicon Plasma Thrusters 33rd International Electric Propulsion Conference 2013 Justin Little, Edgar Choueiri
Exploration of RF-Controlled High Current Density Hollow Cathode Concepts 48th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit 2012 Matthew Plasek, Ben Jorns, Edgar Choueiri, Jay Polk
Electron Dynamics in a Beating Electrostatic Wave Magnetic Null Thruster 48th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit 2012 Matthew Feldman, Edgar Choueiri
Experimental Characterization of Plasma Heating with Beating Electrostatic Waves 48th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit 2012 Ben Jorns, Edgar Choueiri
An analytical model for the flow of collisionless plasma along magnetic fields 48th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit 2012 Justin Little, Edgar Choueiri
Efficiency of Plasma Heating with Beating Electrostatic Waves 47th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit 2011 Ben Jorns, Edgar Choueiri
Plasma detachment and momentum transfer in magnetic nozzles 47th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit 2011 Justin Little, Edgar Choueiri
Scaling of Anode Sheath Voltage Fall with the Operational Parameters in AF-MPD Thrusters 31st International Electric Propulsion Conference 2011 Dan Lev, Edgar Choueiri
Single Stage Faraday Accelerator with Radio-frequency Assisted Discharge (SS-FARAD) 31st International Electric Propulsion Conference 2011 Matthew Feldman, Edgar Choueiri
Thruster Concept for Transverse Acceleration by the Beating Electrostatic Waves Ponderomotive Force 31st International Electric Propulsion Conference 2011 Ben Jorns, Edgar Choueiri
Similarity Parameter Evolution within a Magnetic Nozzle with Applications to Laboratory Plasmas 31st International Electric Propulsion Conference 2011 Justin Little, Edgar Choueiri
Simulations of Direct Ion Acceleration with Beating Electrostatic Waves 31st International Electric Propulsion Conference 2011 Bayard Gardineer, Ben Jorns, Edgar Choueiri
The Influence of Induced Currents on Magnetic Nozzle Acceleration and Plasma Detachment 46th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2010 Justin Little, Edgar Choueiri
Optimal Frequency for Plasma Heating with a Single Electrostatic Wave 46th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2010 Ben Jorns, Edgar Choueiri
A Plasma Propulsion Concept Based on Direct Ion Acceleration with Beating Electrostatic Waves 46th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2010 Ben Jorns, Edgar Choueiri
Scaling of Efficiency with Applied Magnetic Field in Magnetoplasmadynamic Thrusters 46th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2010 Dan Lev, Edgar Choueiri
Design of an Experiment to Optimize Plasma Energization by Beating Electrostatic Waves 45th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit 2009 Ben Jorns, Edgar Choueiri
Effects of Inductive Coil Geometry in the Conical Theta Pinch Faraday Accelerator with Radio Frequency Assisted Discharge 45th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2009 Ashley Hallock, Edgar Choueiri
Experiment for Plasma Energization with Beating Electrostatic Waves 31st International Electric Propulsion Conference 2009 Ben Jorns, Edgar Choueiri
Divergence of a Propulsive Plasma Flow Expanding through a Magnetic Nozzle 31st International Electric Propulsion Conference 2009 Justin Little, Edgar Choueiri
Current Sheet Formation in a Conical Theta Pinch Faraday Accelerator with Radio-Frequency Assisted Discharge 44th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2008 Ashley Hallock, Edgar Choueiri, Kurt Polzin
Creation of Voltage Hash by Anode Spots in Magnetoplasmadynamic Thrusters 44th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2008 Luke Uribarri, Edgar Choueiri
Effects of Power Supply Resonances in Onset Studies of Quasi-Steady MPD Thrusters 43rd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2007 Luke Uribarri, Edgar Choueiri
Fundamental of Discharge Initiation in Pulsed Plasma Thrusters: Threshold Criteria for Under-voltage Breakdown 30th International Electric Propulsion Conference 2007 Jimmy Cooley, Edgar Choueiri
Current Sheet Formation in a Conical Theta Pinch Faraday Accelerator with Radio-frequency Assisted Discharge 30th International Electric Propulsion Conference 2007 Ashley Hallock, Edgar Choueiri, Kurt Polzin
Scaling of the Current Conduction Zone in Lithium-fed Arc Multichannel and Single-Channel Hollow Cathodes 30th International Electric Propulsion Conference 2007 Lenny Cassady, Edgar Choueiri
Relationship between Anode Spots and Onset Voltage Hash in Quasi-Steady Magnetoplasmadynamic Thrusters 30th International Electric Propulsion Conference 2007 Luke Uribarri, Edgar Choueiri
An Inverted-Pendulum Thrust Stand for High-Power Electric Thrusters 42nd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2006 Andrea Kodys, Robert Murray, Lenny Cassady, Edgar Choueiri
Performance Optimization Criteria for Pulsed Inductive Plasma Acceleration 41st AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit 2005 Kurt Polzin, Edgar Choueiri
Fundamentals of discharge initiation in gas-fed pulsed plasma thrusters 29th International Electric Propulsion Conference 2005 Jimmy Cooley, Edgar Choueiri
Design rules for high-performance FARAD thrusters 29th International Electric Propulsion Conference 2005 Kurt Polzin, Edgar Choueiri
Experimental and theoretical studies of the lithium-fed multichannel and single-channel hollow cathode 29th International Electric Propulsion Conference 2005 Lenny Cassady, Edgar Choueiri
Measurements of ion energization by a pair of beating electrostatic ion cyclotron waves 29th International Electric Propulsion Conference 2005 Slava Spektor, Edgar Choueiri
The onset of voltage hash and its relationship to anode spots in magnetoplasmadynamic thrusters 29th International Electric Propulsion Conference 2005 Luke Uribarri, Edgar Choueiri
Implementation of externally-applied magnetic fields to a non-ideal MHD solver for MPD thruster simulation 29th International Electric Propulsion Conference 2005 P. Norgaard, Edgar Choueiri, Stephen Jardin
Non-dimensional performance trends of a pulsed plasma accelerator 29th International Electric Propulsion Conference 2005 Jack Berkery, Edgar Choueiri
Temporal behavior of the ion velocity distribution functions in pulsed helicon plasma sources 29th International Electric Propulsion Conference 2005 Costel Biloiu, Xuan Sun, Earl Scime, Edgar Choueiri, Slava Spektor
Analysis of plume backflow from a lithium magnetoplasmadynamic thruster 29th International Electric Propulsion Conference 2005 Iain Boyd, K. Scavezze, C. Cai, Jay Polk, Edgar Choueiri
Performance optimization criteria for pulsed inductive plasma acceleration 40th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2005 Kurt Polzin, Edgar Choueiri
A Critical Review of the State-of-the-Art in the Performance of Applied-field Magnetoplasmadynamic Thrusters 41st AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2005 Andrea Kodys, Edgar Choueiri
Lithium-Fed Hollow Cathode Theory 40th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit 2004 Lenny Cassady, Edgar Choueiri
Canted Current Sheet Mass Leakage and its Impact on Pulsed Plasma Thruster Performance 40th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit 2004 Jack Berkery, Edgar Choueiri
Faraday Accelerator with Radio-frequency Assisted Discharge (FARAD) 40th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit 2004 Edgar Choueiri, Kurt Polzin
Excitation and propagation of electrostatic ion cyclotron waves in rf-sustained plasmas of interest to propulsion research 40th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2004 Slava Spektor, Edgar Choueiri
A critical history of electric propulsion: The first 50 years (1906-1956) 40th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2004 Edgar Choueiri
Comparison of Simulated Plasma flowfields to Experimental Measurements for a Gas-Fed Magnetoplasmadynamic Thruster 39th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2003 Kamesh Sankaran, Stephen Jardin, Edgar Choueiri
Laser-Induced Fluorescence Measurements of a Two-Stage Microwave Electrothermal Thruster Plume 34th AIAA Plasmadynamics and Lasers Conference 2003 Vincent Chiravalle, Sohail Zaidi, Edgar Choueiri, Richard Miles
Thermal Effects on Inverted Pendulum Thrust Stands for Steady-state High-power Plasma Thrusters 39th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit 2003 Andrea Kodys, Lenny Cassady, Edgar Choueiri
Comparison of Simulated Plasma Flowfields to Experimental Measurements for a Gas-Fed Magnetoplasmadynamic Thruster 39th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2003 Kamesh Sankaran, Stephen Jardin, Edgar Choueiri
Fundamentals of PPT Discharge Initiation: Undervoltage Breakdown Through Electron Pulse Injection 39th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2003 Jimmy Cooley, Edgar Choueiri
A Survey of Propulsion Options for Cargo and Piloted Missions to Mars International Conference on New Trends in Astrodynamics 2003 Kamesh Sankaran, Lenny Cassady, Andrea Kodys, Edgar Choueiri
Characterization of current sheet evolution in a pulsed electromagnetic accelerator 28th International Electric Propulsion Conference 2003 Jack Berkery, Edgar Choueiri
Effects of ion collisions on ion acceleration by beating electrostatic waves 28th International Electric Propulsion Conference 2003 Slava Spektor, Edgar Choueiri
Phenomenological model of current sheet canting in pulsed electromagnetic accelerators 28th International Electric Propulsion Conference 2003 Thomas Markusic, Edgar Choueiri
High accuracy multi-color pyrometry for high temperature surfaces 28th International Electric Propulsion Conference 2003 Lenny Cassady, Edgar Choueiri
A similarity parameter for capillary flows of relevance to micropropulsion 28th International Electric Propulsion Conference 2003 Kurt Polzin, Edgar Choueiri
Design of an experiment for studying ion acceleration by beating waves 38th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2002 Slava Spektor, Edgar Choueiri
A passive propellant feeding mechanism for micropropulsion using capillarity 38th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2002 Kurt Polzin, Edgar Choueiri
Current sheet permeability in electromagnetic pulsed plasma thrusters 38th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2002 Jack Berkery, Edgar Choueiri
IR-assisted discharge initiation in pulsed plasma thrusters 38th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2002 Jimmy Cooley, Edgar Choueiri
A non-equilibrium numerical study of a microwave electrothermal thruster 38th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2002 Vincent Chiravalle, Edgar Choueiri, Richard Miles
A thrust stand for high-power steady-state plasma thrusters 38th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2002 Lenny Cassady, Andrea Kodys, Edgar Choueiri
Design of a High-energy, Two-stage Pulsed Plasma Thruster 38th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2002 Thomas Markusic, Y. Thio, J. Cassibry
Numerical Simulation of Microwave-Sustained Supersonic Plasmas for Application to Space Propulsion 39th AIAA Aerospace SciencesMeeting and Exhibit 2001 Vincent Chiravalle, Richard Miles, Edgar Choueiri
Performance Study of the Ablative Z-pinch Pulsed Plasma Thruster 37th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit 2001 Michael Keidar, Iain Boyd, Neal Lepsetz, Thomas Markusic, Kurt Polzin, Edgar Choueiri
Fundamental difference between the two Hall thruster variants: SPT and TAL 37th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2001 Edgar Choueiri
Laser discharge initiation for gas-fed pulsed plasma thrusters 37th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2001 Jack Berkery, Edgar Choueiri
Photographic, magnetic, and interferometric measurements of current sheet canting in a pulsed electromagnetic accelerator 37th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2001 Thomas Markusic, Edgar Choueiri
Plasma propulsion for three terrestrial planet finder architectures: Free-flying, monolithic and tethered 37th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2001 Kurt Polzin, Edgar Choueiri, Pini Gurfil, Jeremy Kasdin
Lithium mass flow control for high power lorentz force accelerators Space Technology and Applications International Forum 2001 Andrea Kodys, Gregory Emsellem, Lenny Cassady, Jay Polk, Edgar Choueiri
Ion acceleration by beating electrostatic waves: Domain of allowed acceleration 27th International Electric Propulsion Conference 2001 Slava Spektor, Edgar Choueiri
Development and Validation of a Parallel MHD Code for the Simulation of Self-Field MPDT Flows 27th International Electric Propulsion Conference 2001 Kamesh Sankaran, Stephen Jardin, Edgar Choueiri
Non-Equilibrium Numerical Study of a Two-Stage Microwave Electrothermal Thruster 27th International Electric Propulsion Conference 2001 Vincent Chiravalle, Richard Miles, Edgar Choueiri
Application of a New Numerical Solver to the Simulation of MPD Flows 36th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit 2000 Kamesh Sankaran, Edgar Choueiri, Stephen Jardin
Coherent ion acceleration using two electrostatic waves 36th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2000 Edgar Choueiri, Slava Spektor
A characteristic velocity for gas-fed PPT performance scaling 36th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2000 John Ziemer, Edgar Choueiri
Ablative z-pinch pulsed plasma thruster 36th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2000 Thomas Markusic, Kurt Polzin, Edgar Choueiri
Schlieren techniques for the visualization of current sheets in pulsed electromagnetic accelerators 36th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2000 Thomas Markusic, Edgar Choueiri
A flux-limited numerical method for the MHD equations to simulate propulsive plasma flows 31st Plasmadynamics and Lasers Conference 2000 Kamesh Sankaran, Edgar Choueiri, Luigi Martinelli
MEMS mega-pixel micro-thruster arrays for small satellite stationkeeping 14th AIAA/USU Small Satellite Conference 2000 D. Youngner, S. Lu, Edgar Choueiri, J. Neidert, K. Graham, R. Black III, R. Lucas, X. Zhu
An overview of oscillations in Hall thrusters 31rd International Conference on Spacecraft Propulsion 2000 Edgar Choueiri
Is the gas-fed PPT an electromagnetic accelerator?: An investigation using measured performance 35th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit 1999 John Ziemer, Edgar Choueiri, Daniel Birx
Overview of U.S. Academic Programs in Electric Propulsion 35th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit 1999 Edgar Choueiri
Analysis of triple Langmuir probe measurements in the near-exit region of a gas-fed pulsed plasma thruster 35th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit 1999 M. Gagne, N. Gastonis, J. Blandino, John Ziemer, Edgar Choueiri
Thermal analysis of a lorentz force accelerator with an open lithium heat pipe 26th International Electric Propulsion Conference 1999 Gregory Emsellem, Andrea Kodys, Edgar Choueiri
An accurate characteristics-splitting scheme for numerical solution of MHD equations 26th International Electric Propulsion Conference 1999 Kamesh Sankaran, Edgar Choueiri
Comparing the performance of co-axial and parallel-plate gas-fed PPTs 26th International Electric Propulsion Conference 1999 John Ziemer, Edgar Choueiri, Daniel Birx
Visualization of current sheet canting in a pulsed plasma accelerator 26th International Electric Propulsion Conference 1999 Thomas Markusic, Edgar Choueiri
Laser Propulsion using a Molecular Absorber 34th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit 1998 Vincent Chiravalle, Richard Miles, Edgar Choueiri
Quasi-steady manetoplasmadynamic thruster measured performance database 34th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 1998 Edgar Choueiri, John Ziemer
Dimensionless performance model for gas-fed pulsed plasma thrusters 34th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 1998 John Ziemer, Edgar Choueiri
Effects of ignition on discharge symmetry in gas-fed pulsed plasma thrusters 34th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 1998 John Ziemer, Thomas Markusic, Edgar Choueiri
On the thrust of self-field MPD thrusters 25th International Electric Propulsion Conference 1997 Edgar Choueiri
Trends in performance improvements of a gas-fed pulsed plasma thruster 25th International Electric Propulsion Conference 1997 John Ziemer, Edgar Choueiri
Performance characterization of a high efficiency gas-fed pulsed plasma thruster 33rd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 1997 John Ziemer, E. Cubbin, Edgar Choueiri, Shelley Chan
The scaling of thrust in self-field MPD thrusters 3rd International Symposium on Space Propulsion 1997 Edgar Choueiri
Lorentz Force Accelerator with an open-ended lithium heat pipe 32nd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 1996 Edgar Choueiri, Vincent Chiravalle, George Miller, Robert Jahn, W. Anderson, J. Bland
Pulsed plasma propulsion for a small satellite. Mission: COMPASS-P3OINT 32nd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 1996 John Ziemer, E. Cubbin, Edgar Choueiri, V. Dokukin, V. Oraevsky
Pulsed thrust measurements using laser interferometry 32nd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 1996 E. Cubbin, John Ziemer, Edgar Choueiri, Robert Jahn
Six-color video pyrometry with application to MPD thrusters 24th International Electric Propulsion Conference 1995 Edgar Choueiri, Vincent Chiravalle, George Miller, Robert Jahn
Scaling laws for pulsed electric propulsion with application to the Pluto mission 24th International Electric Propulsion Conference 1995 John Ziemer, Edgar Choueiri, Robert Jahn
Laser interferometry for pulsed plasma thruster performance measurement 24th International Electric Propulsion Conference 1995 E. Cubbin, John Ziemer, Edgar Choueiri, Robert Jahn
The role of spot mode transition in the anode fall of pulsed MPD thrusters 24th International Electric Propulsion Conference 1995 Kevin Diamant, Edgar Choueiri, Robert Jahn
CIV Tests on APEX COSPAR Meeting 1994 V. Dokukin, A. Volokitin, Yu. Ruzhin, V. Oraevsky, Edgar Choueiri
Characterization of oscillations in closed drift thrusters 30th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 1994 Edgar Choueiri
A system optimization model for the application of ablative pulsed plasma thrusters to stationkeeping missions 30th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 1994 Edgar Choueiri
Characterization of the near-anode region of a coaxial MPD thruster 30th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 1994 Kevin Diamant, Edgar Choueiri, Arnold Kelly, Robert Jahn
Studies of anomalous ionization 25th AIAA Plasmadynamics and Lasers Conference 1994 Edgar Choueiri, H. Okuda
Numerical Fluid Simulation of an MPD Thruster with Real Geometry 23rd International Electric Propulsion Conference 1993 G. Caldo, Edgar Choueiri, Arnold Kelly, Robert Jahn
Anomalous ionization in the MPD thruster 23rd International Electric Propulsion Conference 1993 Edgar Choueiri, H. Okuda
Collective plasma phenomena observed during the CIV tests on ATLAS-1 1993 Spring Meeting of the American Geophysical Union 1993 Edgar Choueiri, J. Marshall, J. Burch, H. Okuda, N. Kawashima
Invited paper: Numerical simulation of neutral gas release experiments in the ionosphere Bulletin of the American Physical Society 1993 H. Okuda, Edgar Choueiri
A summary of plasma propulsion research presented at the 23rd international electric propulsion conference. Newsletter of the International Committee on Electric Propulsion 1993 Edgar Choueiri
Numerical simulation of MPD thruster flows with anomalous transport 28th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 1992 G. Caldo, Edgar Choueiri, Arnold Kelly, Robert Jahn
Current driven plasma acceleration vesrus current-driven energy dissipation Part III: anomalous transport 28th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 1992 Edgar Choueiri, Arnold Kelly, Robert Jahn
CIV results from ATLAS-1: Comparison with models 1992 Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union 1992 J. Marshall, J. Burch, Edgar Choueiri, N. Kawashima
An MPD Code with Anomalous Transport 22nd International Electric Propulsion Conference 1991 G. Caldo, Edgar Choueiri, Arnold Kelly, Robert Jahn
Current-driven plasma acceleration versus current-driven energy dissipation. Part II : Electromagnetic wave stability theory and experiments. 22nd International Electric Propulsion Conference 1991 Edgar Choueiri, Arnold Kelly, Robert Jahn
An investigation of microinstabilities in a kW level self-field MPD thruster 22nd International Electric Propulsion Conference 1991 Dennis Tilley, Edgar Choueiri, Arnold Kelly, Robert Jahn
Velocity measurement in the plume of an MPD thruster using injected plasma waves 22nd International Electric Propulsion Conference 1991 Kevin Diamant, Dennis Tilley, Edgar Choueiri, Arnold Kelly, Robert Jahn
Current-driven plasma acceleration versus current-driven energy dissipation. Part I : Wave stability theory 21st International Electric Propulsion Conference 1990 Edgar Choueiri, Arnold Kelly, Robert Jahn
Current-driven instabilities of an electromagnetically accelerated plasma 20th International Electric Propulsion Conference 1988 Edgar Choueiri, Arnold Kelly, Robert Jahn
MPD thruster instability studies 19th International Electric Propulsion Conference 1987 Edgar Choueiri, Arnold Kelly, Robert Jahn
The manifestation of Alfven's hypothesis of critical ionization velocity in the performance of MPD thrusters. 18th International Electric Propulsion Conference 1985 Edgar Choueiri, Arnold Kelly, Robert Jahn
Theoretical aspects of MPD thruster scaling 17th International Electric Propulsion Conference 1984 G. Andrei, M. Andrenucci, Edgar Choueiri

Technical reports and Manuals

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Physics and Dynamics of Current Sheets in Pulsed Plasma Thrusters Technical Report 2002 Thomas Markusic, Jack Berkery, Jimmy Cooley, Edgar Choueiri
A Review of Gas-Fed Pulsed Plasma Thruster Research over the Last Half-Century Technical Report 2000 John Ziemer

Dissertations and Theses

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Control and Analysis of a JxB Pump Propellant Feed System for the Lithium Lorentz Force Accelerator Bachelor's Thesis 2016 Brittany Ilardi
The RF-Controlled Cathode: Modeling and Large-Diameter Cathode Experimental Results Master's Thesis 2016 Matthew Plasek
Design and Testing of a Propellant Feed System for the Lithium Lorentz Force Accelerator Bachelor's Thesis 2015 Jeremy Mehl
Performance Scaling of Magnetic Nozzles for Electric Propulsion Ph.D. Dissertation 2015 Justin Little
Generation of the Magnetic Null Field Topography in a Novel Electric Propulsion Proof-of-Concept Bachelor's Thesis 2014 Charlie Kelly
Plasma Heating with Beating Electrostatic Waves Ph.D. Dissertation 2012 Ben Jorns
Investigation of Efficiency in Applied Field MagnetoPlasmaDynamic Thrusters Ph.D. Dissertation 2012 Dan Lev
A Novel Thrust Measurement Method For Plasma Rockets with Magnetic Nozzles Using B-field Measurements Bachelor's Thesis 2012 Margaret Shaw
Effect of Inductive Coil Geometry on the Operating Characteristics of a Pulsed Inductive Plasma Accelerator Ph.D. Dissertation 2012 Ashley Hallock
An Electric Propulsion Concept Based on Direct Ion Acceleration with Beating Electrostatic Waves Bachelor's Thesis 2011 Bayard Gardineer
Fundamentals of Undervoltage Breakdown Through the Townsend Mechanism Ph.D. Dissertation 2008 Jimmy Cooley
Onset Voltage Hash and Anode Spots in Quasi-Steady Magnetoplasmadynamic Thrusters Ph.D. Dissertation 2008 Luke Uribarri
Lithium-fed Arc Multichannel and Single-Channel Hollow Cathode: Experiment and Theory Ph.D. Dissertation 2006 Lenny Cassady
Faraday Accelerator with Radio-frequency Assisted Discharge (FARAD) Ph.D. Dissertation 2006 Kurt Polzin
Ion Energization by a Pair of Beating Electrostatic Waves Ph.D. Dissertation 2006 Slava Spektor
Design of a Microwave-Initiated Pulsed Plasma Thruster (MiPPT) Bachelor's Thesis 2006 Jian Li
Current Sheet Mass Leakage in a Pulsed Plasma Accelerator Ph.D. Dissertation 2005 Jack Berkery
Simulation of Plasma Flows in Self-Field Lorentz Force Accelerators Ph.D. Dissertation 2005 Kamesh Sankaran
A Numerical and Experimental Study of a Two-Stage Microwave Electrothermal Thruster for Spacecraft Propulsion Ph.D. Dissertation 2003 Vincent Chiravalle
3-D Characterization of the Plume of a Lithium Lorentz Force Accelerator (LiLFA) Bachelor's Thesis 2003 Thomas Kramer
Current Sheet Canting in Pulsed Electromagnetic Accelerators Ph.D. Dissertation 2002 Thomas Markusic
Performance Scaling of Gas-Fed Pulsed Plasma Thrusters Ph.D. Dissertation 2001 John Ziemer
Simulation of MPD Flows Using a Flux-Limited Numerical Method for the MHD Equations Master's Thesis 2001 Kamesh Sankaran
Anode Power Deposition in Coaxial MPD Thrusters Ph.D. Dissertation 1992 Alec Gallimore
Asymetric Discharge Patterns in the MPD Thruster Master's Thesis 1990 W. Hoskins
Magnetoplasmadynamic Channel Flow for Design of Coaxial MPD Thrusters Ph.D. Dissertation 1982 David King