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Fusion boffins apply plasma know-how to building thrusters

Conundrum1885

Fisor

I always wondered if something very much like an IEC fusor could be used for this.

https://arc.aiaa.org/doi/abs/10.2514/6.2018-0002

Seems my reasoning was correct, the beam would be very energetic but using the Pulsar approach may well be more efficient though for certain applications the IEC may work.

Impulse drive versus thrusters.

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