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CONTROLLABLE COMBUSTION OF METAL FUELS FOR SPACE POWER SYSTEMS

CONTROLLABLE COMBUSTION OF METAL FUELS FOR SPACE POWER SYSTEMS
PI: Evgeny Shafirovich
Sponsor: NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMIN
Mechanical Engineering
Amount awarded: $549,999

This research project investigates the fundamental processes of lithium and magnesium combustion with oxygen, CO2, and their mixtures in order to control heat release by chemically-reactive systems with very high specific energies.

Posting date: Fri, 01/10/2020

Award start date: Mon, 01/13/2020
Award end date: Thu, 01/12/2023