Victor Gómez García

  • Nationality: Spanish

PhD Thesis

Improvements in helicon plasma thruster (hpt) for its evolution towards space application


Pablo Fajardo Peña (UC3M)


The proposed doctoral research aims at boosting the technology development of the Helicon Plasma Thruster by supporting and linking two development lines: an industrial line, whose goal is to increase the technology readiness level (TRL), focused in the consolidation of an Engineering model (EM), and a research line, whose primary goal is to better understand the underlying physical processes of the technology.

Project participation

HelIcon Plasma thruster for In-space Applications

SENER and UC3M. EU H2020 Grant N°: 870542

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