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David

Darling

ADVANCED PROPULSION CONCEPTS AND PROJECTS

  • aerospike engine
  • air-breathing engine
  • Alcubierre warp drive
  • antigravity
  • antimatter propulsion
  • antimatter-driven sail
  • apergy
  • AQRT (Advanced Quantum/Relativity Propulsion Workshop)
  • arcjet

  • beamed-energy propulsion
  • bias drive
  • Breakthrough Propulsion Physics Program
  • Bussard ramjet

  • Casimir effect
  • chaotic control
  • contact ion thruster
  • Cosmos 1

  • Daedalus, Project
  • diametric drive
  • differential sail
  • diode sail
  • disjunction drive
  • DS4G (dual-stage 4-grid) ion engine
  • Dyson slingshot

  • electric propulsion
  • electromagnetic propulsion
  • electron bombardment thruster
  • electrostatic propulsion
  • electrothermal propulsion
  • exotic matter

  • faster-than-light travel

  • generation ship
  • genome, interstellar transmission of

  • Hall effect thruster
  • helicon thruster
  • HOTOL

  • induction ring
  • induction sail
  • intergalactic travel
  • interstellar ark
  • interstellar distances
  • interstellar precursor mission
  • Interstellar Precursor Mission (design study)
  • interstellar probes
  • Interstellar Probe Mission (JPL project)
  • interstellar propulsion
  • interstellar ramjet
  • interstellar travel
  • ion propulsion

  • JIMO (Jupiter Icy Moons Orbiter)

  • laser propulsion
  • light barrier
  • Longshot, Project
  • Lorentz force turning

  • M2P2 (Mini-Magnetospheric Plasma Propulsion)
  • magnetic levitation launch assist
  • magnetic sail
  • magnetoplasmadynamic (MPD) thruster
  • mass driver
  • methane rocket engine
  • microwave plasma thruster
  • microwave-induced fusion propulsion
  • Millis drives

  • negative mass
  • negative mass propulsion
  • NERVA
  •       NRX
          XE-Prime
  • NSTAR
  • nuclear power for spacecraft
  • nuclear propulsion
  • nuclear pulse rocket
  • Nuclear Rocket Development Station (NRDS)
  • nuclear-electric propulsion

  • one-g spacecraft
  • orbital airship
  • orbital cycler
  • orbital loop
  • Orion, Project

  • Penning trap
  • photon propulsion
  • Prometheus, Project
  • ProSEDS (Propulsive Small Expendable Deployer System)
  • pulse detonation engine
  • pulsed-plasma thruster

  • Quantum Vacuum Forces Project

  • reactionless drive
  • relativistic effects
  • resistojet
  • Roton
  • Rover (nuclear program)
  •       KIWI
          Nuclear Furnace 1
          Peewee 1
          Phoebus

  • Saturn V upgrades
  • SEDS (Small Expendable-tether Deployer System)
  • SERT (Space Electric Rocket Test)
  • Shkadov thruster
  • sky hook
  • Skylon
  • sleeper ship
  • solar sail
  • solar-electric propulsion
  • SP-100
  • space ark
  • space drive
  • space elevator
  • space plane
  • space sail
  • space tether
  • starship
  • stellar engine
  • subluminal
  • superluminal

  • tachyon
  • teleportation
  • Thousand Astronomical Unit (TAU) probe
  • time dilation
  • TSS (Tethered Satellite System)

  • vacuum energy drive
  • VARIES (Vacuum to Antimatter Rocket Interstellar Explorer System)
  • VASIMR (Variable Specific Impulse Magnetoplasma Rocket)
  • Voyager Interstellar Mission (VIM)

  • warp drive
  • wormhole

  • XIPS (xenon-ion propulsion system)

  • zero point energy (ZPE)