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Students Explore Potential Use of Carbon Nanotubes in Space Propulsion

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Naval Postgraduate School Public Affairs Office
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2013-04-16
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2013-04-16
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Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School
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Like something from a sci-fi movie, researchers at NPS are looking at using carbon nanotubes to propel satellites in space. Recent NPS Space Systems Engineering (SSE) graduate Lt. Paul Camp explored the technology in his thesis, designing and building a field ionization test chamber for the nanotubes to be tested for propulsion.
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This publication is a work of the U.S. Government as defined in Title 17, United States Code, Section 101. Copyright protection is not available for this work in the United States.
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