ProSEDSPropulsive Small Expendable Deployer System
Copyright 1988-2018, All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
The ProSEDS experiment, as it is called, should be visible from the ground.
"The working principle of electrodynamic tethers is not new, but the application to space transportation will be revolutionary," says Les Johnson, principal investigator of the ProSEDS experiment.
While tethers have been successfully tested in space, ProSEDS will use a radically different and more efficient scheme for collecting current.