Accession Number : AD0290085

Title :   THIRD SYMPOSIUM ON ADVANCED PROPULSION CONCEPTS SPONSORED BY UNITED STATES AIR FORCE OFFICE OF SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH AND THE GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY FLIGHT PROPULSION DIVISION CINCINNATI, OHIO, OCTOBER 2-4, 1962. FUSION PLASMA PROPULSION SYSTEM

Corporate Author : HUGHES RESEARCH LABS MALIBU CALIF

Personal Author(s) : LINLOR,WILLIAM I. ; CLAUSER,MILTON U.

Report Date : OCT 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : The theory, feasibility, and practicability of a fusion plasma propulsion system is discussed.

Descriptors :   *NUCLEAR PROPULSION, *PLASMAS(PHYSICS), DISSOCIATION, ENTHALPY, EXHAUST GASES, GASES, HEATING, HELIUM, HYDROGEN, LITHIUM, MAGNETIC FIELDS, NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS, PHOTOELECTRIC EFFECT, PHOTONS, ROCKET PROPULSION, SPACE PROPULSION, SPACECRAFT, SYMPOSIA, VAPORIZATION

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE