Category Archives: Publications

Congrats on defending your thesis Sam!

Samuel Langendorf a PhD student at the HPEPL lab has successfully defended his thesis and on his way to a new job as a Postdoc at Los Alamos! To read his dissertation, please go to the publications page thesis dissertaions.

New Publication

Lake Singh, Mitchell Walker, “A Review of Research in Low Earth Orbit Propellant Collection,” Progress in Aerospace Sciences, Volume 75, May 2015, Pages 15-25. Fulltext added to publications page. –

New Publication

Samuel Langendorf, Mitchell Walker, “Effect of Secondary Electron Emission on the Plasma Sheath,” Physics of Plasmas, March 2015, Vol. 22, 033515. Fulltext added to publications page. –

New Publication

Williams, L. T., Walker, M. L. R., “Plume Structure and Ion Acceleration of a Helicon Plasma Source,” IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, March 2015. –

New Publication

Samuel Langendorf, Kunning Xu, Mitchell Walker, “Effects of wall electrodes on Hall effect thruster plasma,” Physics of Plasmas, February 2015, Vol. 22, No. 2, 023508. Fulltext added to publications page. –

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Irina Schweigert, Samuel Langendorf, Mitchell Walker, Michael Keidar, “Sheath structure transition controlled by secondary electron emission,” Plasma Sources Science and Technology, February 2015, Vol. 24, No. 2, 025012. Fulltext added to publications page. –

New Publication

Jason Frieman, Scott King, Mitchell Walker, Vadim Khayms, David King, “Role of a Conducting Chamber in the Hall Effect Thruster Electrical Circuit,” Journal of Propulsion and Power, Volume 30, Number 6, November-December 2014, pp. 1471-1479. Fulltext added to publications page. … Read the rest of this entry

New Publication

Schinder, A., Walker, M. L. R., Rimoli, J., “3D Model for Erosion of a Hall Effect Thruster Discharge Channel Wall,” Journal of Propulsion and Power, Volume 30, Number 5, September-October 2014, pg. 1373-1382. Fulltext added to publications page. –

New Publication

Scott King, Mitchell Walker, Silvio Chianese, “Atmospheric Electric Propulsion Mission Performance Tool,” Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, 2014, Volume 51, Issue 3, pp. 931-937. Fulltext added to publications page. –

New Publication

Logan Williams, Mitchell Walker, “Initial Performance Evaluation of a Gridded RF Ion Thruster,” Journal of Propulsion and Power, Volume 30, Number 3, May-June 2014, pp. 645-655. Fulltext added to publications page. –