Pedro Jiménez

  • Nationality: Spanish
  • Funding entity and program: FPU

PhD Thesis

Analysis of the wave-plasma interaction in electrodeless plasma thrusters

Supervisor

Mario Merino (UC3M) and Eduardo Ahedo (UC3M)

Abstract

Development of advanced simulation tools for the study of the propagation of Electromagnetic Waves through magnetized plasma, including kinetic effects and the influence of the wave propagation phenomena in the Electron Velocity Distribution Function (EVDF).

Project participation

Propulsión por plasma y fusión nuclear: innovando el transporte espacial

Grant number: Y2018/NMT-4750 (PROMETEO-CM)

HelIcon Plasma thruster for In-space Applications

SENER and UC3M. EU H2020 Grant N°: 870542