Advanced beamed-energy and field propulsion concepts

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BDM Corporation], National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology , [McLean, Va, Pasadena, Calif
Space vehicles -- Propulsion systems., Particle b
Other titlesAdvanced beamed energy and field propulsion concepts.
StatementL.N. Myrabo.
SeriesNASA contractor report -- NASA CR-176108.
ContributionsJet Propulsion Laboratory (U.S.), BDM Corporation.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 v.
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Open LibraryOL18069348M

Get this from a library. Advanced beamed-energy and field propulsion concepts: final report. [Leik Myrabo; Jet Propulsion Laboratory (U.S.); BDM Corporation.].

Beamed Energy Propulsion: Fifth International Symposium on Beamed Energy Propulsion (AIP Conference Proceedings / Materials Physics and Applications) [Andrew Pakhomov] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book contains the nearly complete collection of papers, presented at the Fifth International Symposium on Beamed Energy Propulsion (ISBEP 5).5/5(1).

Beam-powered propulsion, also known as directed energy propulsion, is a class of aircraft or spacecraft propulsion that uses energy beamed to the spacecraft from a remote power plant to provide energy.

The beam is typically either a microwave or a laser beam and it is either pulsed or continuous. A continuous beam lends itself to thermal rockets, photonic thrusters and light sails, whereas a. NASA and DARPA. Recently, two studies investigating various beamed-energy propulsion concepts have been conducted.

The Beamed-Energy Propulsion Study2 conducted at NASA Glenn considered laser and millimeter-wave propulsion for launch vehicles and in-space propulsion, with the objectives of reviewing the state of the art inFile Size: KB. Beamed-Energy Propulsion (BEP): Considerations for Beaming High Energy-Density Electromagnetic Waves Through the Atmosphere, May [58 Pages, MB] – A study to determine the feasibility of employing beamed electromagnetic energy for vehicle propulsion within and outside the Earth’s atmosphere was co-funded by NASA and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency.

Beamed energy propulsion from a single point may work on the Moon. If you can maintain 3g acceleration escape velocity requires a flight path of less than km (km). Lunar gravity is m/s 2 and escape velocity is km/s. Advanced beamed-energy and field propulsion concepts final report (SuDoc NAS ) Eyelike Stickers: Colors.

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Syria, the land of Lebanon [Kindle Edition]. Propulsion System Caveats & Overview Candidate concepts to be discussed are intended for a vehicle’s primary interstellar propulsion system. Propulsion systems not discussed: p Attitude control p Earth-to-Orbit launch p Electric p Sail-type p Beamed energy Estimated status and NASA TRL, if available.

An advanced concept of launch system from ground to orbit, called laser launch system, has been discussed. As a kW-class fiber laser has been developed today, the laser propulsion is now a realistic option for launching microsatellites frequently at very low cost.

In this chapter, we shall discuss several unresolved technical problems such as propulsion design and laser beam transmission Author: Koichi Mori. Space propulsion systems have a great influence on our ability to travel to other planets or how cheap a satellite can provide TV programs.

This book provides an up-to-date overview of all kinds of propulsion systems ranging from classical rocket technology, nuclear propulsion to electric propulsion systems, and further to micro- propellantless and even breakthrough propulsion, which is a new. Original page is of poor quality no kidding.

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Unsurprisingly the study was performed with support from DARPA under contract number DAAHC The point of the report is to figure out the Technology Readiness Level of using nuclear reactors in manned combat spacecraft armed to. 4/28 Overview of advanced concepts.

Sails, beamed energy, fusion propulsion, antimatter propulsion. Interstellar missions Special topics: micro-propulsion, tethers, piloted Mars mission, other class-selected topics. JPL APC Notes 12 (reistojet design project) May 5 Final Exam – in class.

Myrabo, L.N. () ‘Advanced Beamed-Energy and Field Propulsion Concepts’, BDM Corporation publication BDM/WTR, Final report for the California Institute of Technology and Jet Propulsion Laboratory under NASA contract NAS, Task Order RE Google Scholar.

Overview of advanced concepts: sails, beamed energy, fusion propulsion, antimatter propulsion. JPL APC Notes 12 (reistojet design project) May 7 Final Exam – in class HP1 = Hill and Peterson 1st ed.

(out of print, copies of needed chapters on class DEN web site HP2 = Hill and Peterson 2nd ed. He's currently working on several advanced propulsion concepts, very large space telescopes, space-based beamed energy systems, and next generation space launch concepts.

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His expertise in the field of quantum physics lends the book the real science behind “The Law of Attraction.” He has a doctorate in optical science and engineering, a /5(73). Laser Propulsion: Wild Idea May Finally Shine.

beamed energy propulsion can make flight to orbit easy, instead of tenuous and dangerous. space prime power, and advanced propulsion. Eric authored an award winning paper on the quantum vacuum zero-point energy (Space Technology & Applications International Forum ), and authored several papers and reports on traversable wormholes, warp drives, laser propulsion, teleportation physics and advanced propulsion concepts.

Eric W. Davis Eric is a Fellow of the British Interplanetary Society, and recently co-published, with Marc Millis, the book Frontiers of Propulsion Science.

Eric’s lifetime mentor was Bob Forward, who was a renowned physicist and science fiction writer. An overview of the advanced concepts for space access is discussed. The concept of nuclear fission rockets is the best technology till date for space access.

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In Willy Ley’s book, “Beyond the Solar System”, illustrated byChesley Bonestell, the spaceship to make the journey to the stars uses photon propulsion.

It was assumed that the ship would accelerate at 1/2 g and reach c. Bonestell’s illustration of the ship in flight looks like this.

Laser-Induced Carbon-Doped Carbonate Propellant Decomposition for Beamed Energy Propulsion. Tyler R. Baxter and; John Sinko; AIAA Advanced Launch Systems and Propulsion • Monday, 10 July • hrs. MPD and Advanced Concepts • Monday, 10 July • hrs.

Within 16 years of his presence, he has worked on various programs helping out them in the science field. Currently, he is working on several advanced propulsion concepts, very large space telescopes, space-based beamed energy systems, high-energy lasers, and Occupation: Author.

Laser Ablation Propulsion is a broad field with a wide range of applications. An overview of the advanced concepts for space access is discussed. Beamed-energy propulsion can provide some Author: Koichi Mori. He's currently working on several advanced propulsion concepts, very large space telescopes, space-based beamed energy systems, and next generation space launch concepts.

His expertise in the field of quantum physics lends the book the real science behind “The Law of Attraction.”Brand: Baen. mission areas. Specifically, low-power EP systems are currently used for small robotic interplanetary missions (e.g., Hayabusa and Dawn), for post-launch circularization of the orbits of large geosynchronous communications satellites (e.g., Advanced Extremely High Frequency satellite), and stationkeeping for a wide range of spacecraft (e.g., GOES-R and commercial communications satellites).

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Travis S. Taylor has worked on various projects for NASA and the U.S. Department of Defense, including advanced propulsion concepts, space-based beamed energy systems, space launch concepts, and large space telescopes.

Taylor was also one of the principle investigators for the Ares I Flight Test Planning effort for NASA Marshall Space Center.5/5(2). Laser propulsion is a form of beam-powered propulsion where the energy source is a remote (usually ground-based) laser system and separate from the reaction mass.

This form of propulsion differs from a conventional chemical rocket where both energy and reaction mass come from the solid or liquid propellants carried on board the vehicle. Computational fluid dynamics, turbomachinery, propulsion.

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Basic concepts of propulsion: energy transformations in propulsive flows, gas dynamics of combustion. Lasers and microwaves are among the beamed-energy propulsion concepts the Advanced Space Transportation Program is pursuing.

Aerospace Propulsion. He's currently working on several advanced propulsion concepts, very large space telescopes, space-based beamed energy systems, and next generation space launch concepts. His expertise in the field of quantum physics lends the book the real science behind "The Law of Attraction.".

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Thread starter Very interesting NASA document from NASA Technical Reports Server (NTRS) - Advanced beamed-energy and field propulsion concepts Specific phenomena which might lead to major advances in payload, range and terminal velocity of very advanced vehicle propulsion are. I want to run through the particulars on the upcoming Advanced Space Propulsion Workshop at the University of Colorado in a moment, as the deadline for abstracts is still three weeks away for those who are thinking of submitting papers.

But looking through the presentations at conferences like this one — it’s sponsored by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, the US Air Force .