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    Title

    Joint Session on Advanced and Nuclear Power and Propulsion Systems

    Description

    This session, organized jointly between the IAF Space Power and the IAF Space Propulsion Symposiums, includes papers addressing all aspects related to nuclear power and propulsion for space applications.

    IPC members
    • Co-Chair: Dr. Leopold Summerer, European Space Agency (ESA), The Netherlands;

    • Rapporteur: Dr. Koji Tanaka, Institute of Space and Astronautical Science (ISAS), Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, Japan;

    papers

    Order

    Time

    Paper title

    Mode

    Presentation status

    Speaker

    Affiliation

    Country

    1

    Developing a charging subsystem for the PuFF engine

    15

    confirmed

    Mr. Nathan Schilling

    University of Alabama in Huntsville

    United States

    2

    Trajectory design for a Titan mission using the Direct Fusion Drive

    15

    confirmed

    Mr. Marco Gajeri

    Politecnico di Torino

    Italy

    3

    Nuclear Thermal Rocket with Fissile and Reaction Fuel from Lunar ISRU

    15

    confirmed

    Prof. Peter Schubert

    Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

    United States

    4

    Development of Power Processing Technologies for Magneto-Plasma-Dynamic Thrusters

    15

    confirmed

    Mr. dongdong ye

    Beijing Institute of Control Engineering, Beijing, 100080, P.R. China

    China

    5

    Baseload Fission Reactor for Lunar Operations

    confirmed

    Prof. Peter Schubert

    Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

    United States

    5

    Numerical and Experimental Investigation of Resonance Igniter and Its Optimization by Genetic Algorithm

    15'

    Mr. ANURAG GUPTA

    Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO)

    India

    6

    A photonic sail for transportation from low Earth orbit to Moon orbit

    15

    confirmed

    Mr. Marco Capasso

    Politecnico di Torino

    Italy

    7

    Utilization of Gaseous Core Super Critical Nuclear Reactors for Space Power and Space Propulsion for Deep Space Missions

    15

    confirmed

    Dr. Ugur Guven

    UN CSSTEAP

    United States

    8

    Advanced Nuclear Propulsion Methods for Deep Space Missions

    15

    confirmed

    Dr. Ugur Guven

    UN CSSTEAP

    United States

    9

    Lessons from the History of Space Nuclear Development Projects

    15

    Mr. Lincoln Butcher

    Science and Technology Policy Institute

    United States

    10

    Overview of Breakthrough Propulsion Research at TU Dresden

    15

    Prof. Martin Tajmar

    TU Dresden

    Germany

    11

    Low or High-Enriched Uranium for a NASA Nuclear Power System?

    15

    withdrawn

    Mr. Andrew Powis

    Princeton University

    United States

    12

    Structural Integrity of Nuclear Fuel Rods during Earth-to-Orbit Launch

    15

    confirmed

    Mr. Michael Joyce

    The Ohio State University College of Engineering

    United States

    13

    In-situ production of reagents for Liquid Fluoride Thorium Reactor on Mars surface

    confirmed

    Ms. Diana Pawlicki

    University of Lodz

    Poland

    14

    Design and development of nuclear reactor powered electric ion propulsion system

    Mr. Sandeep Jangid

    University of Petroleum and Energy Studies

    India

    16

    Numerical research on the combustion organization of RBCC engine

    Mr. Ya Jun Wang

    College of Astronautics, Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU)

    China