J-GLOBAL ID:200904092546623107  Research Project code:9800016525 Update date:Feb. 05, 1993

Study on DC arc jet propulsion system

Study period:1990 - 1996
Organization (1):
Investigating Researcher (2):
Research overview:
We are studying a low electric power DC arc jet propulsion system with an aim of its operation in the space. After the improvement of the propulsion performance using propellant of mock hydrazinolysis gas suitable to be aboard a satellite, specific impulse reached 600 seconds in 1kW class.
Keywords (6):
plasma ,  arc ,  plasma ,  propulsive ,  hydrazine ,  propellant
Research program: Ordinary Research
Ministry with control over the research :
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology

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