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  • session 5-C4.10

    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.

    Date

    2022-09-22

    Time

    13:45

    Room

    W07

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

    • Co-Chair: Mr. Jerome Breteau, European Space Agency (ESA), France;

    • Co-Chair: Dr. Christian Bach, Technical University Dresden, Germany;

    • Rapporteur: Mr. Simon Feast, British Interplanetary Society, United Kingdom;

    • Rapporteur: Dr. Alexander Lovtsov, Keldysh Research Center, Russian Federation;

    papers

    Order

    Time

    Paper title

    Mode

    Presentation status

    Speaker

    Affiliation

    Country

    1

    13:45

    Experimental Performance Evaluation of the Photovoltaic-Bare-Tether Propulsion Concept under Space Conditions for Deorbit Applications

    15

    confirmed

    Mr. Leo Peiffer

    Dresden University of Technology (DUT) / Technische Universität Dresden

    Germany

    2

    14:00

    Early Progress toward the Feasibility of the Centrifugal Nuclear Thermal Rocket

    15

    Dr. Dale Thomas

    University of Alabama in Huntsville

    United States

    3

    14:15

    Experimentally Backed Model of Bubbly Flow in a CNTP Reactor

    15

    confirmed

    Mr. Mitchell Schroll

    Propulsion Research Center, University of Alabama in Huntsville

    United States

    4

    14:30

    Exploring the Feasibility of a Power-Generating Pulsed Nuclear Magnetic Nozzle

    15

    confirmed

    Mr. Nathan Schilling

    University of Alabama in Huntsville

    United States

    5

    14:45

    In-Situ Resource Utilization on the Moon for Small Modular Nuclear Reactor Production

    15

    Mrs. Diana Nikitaeva

    University of Alabama in Huntsville

    United States

    6

    15:00

    Nuclear Fusion Powered Titan Aircraft

    15

    confirmed

    Mr. Michael Paluszek

    Princeton Satellite Systems

    United States

    7

    15:15

    nuclear thermal propulsion for earth orbit and interplanetary missions: challenges and issues

    15

    Mr. Elia Puccinelli

    University of Pisa

    Italy

    8

    15:30

    Reliability Assessment of Nuclear Thermal Engine Configuration and Health Monitoring System

    15

    confirmed

    Ms. Samantha Rawlins

    University of Alabama in Huntsville

    United States

    9

    15:45

    Safety studies for the ESA radioisotope power systems

    15

    confirmed

    Ms. Alessandra Barco

    University of Leicester

    United Kingdom

    10

    16:00

    Summary of the Nuclear Risk Assessment 2019 Update for the Mars 2020 Mission Environmental Impact Statement

    15

    Dr. Daniel Clayton

    United States

    1*

    13:45

    Utilization of Nuclear Power for Moon Missions: Nuclear Power Generation Using Helium Cooled Reactor for Sustainable Moon Habitats

    15

    Dr. Ugur drguven

    UN CSSTEAP

    United Kingdom

    2*

    14:00

    Non-Uniform Heating Impact on Specific Impulse in Nuclear Thermal Propulsion Engines

    15

    Mr. Spencer Christian

    The Ohio State University College of Engineering

    United States

    3*

    14:15

    The importance of export compliance regarding nuclear energy systems and its use in the space industry

    15

    Mr. Giorgio Cardile

    RespectUs | Export Control Compliance Daily

    Italy

    4*

    14:30

    Spacecraft Integrated System Model for NTP Powered Planetary Science Missions

    15

    Mr. Saroj Kumar

    Propulsion Research Center, University of Alabama in Huntsville

    United States

    5*

    14:45

    Nuclear batteries for Space applications: from 1913 to the Moon and beyond

    15

    Ms. Tanya Scalia

    Italian Space Agency (ASI)

    Italy