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EPIC LECTURE SERIES PROGRAMME

Leaflet 15.07.2017 | The EPIC PSA is pleased to make public the EPIC Lecture Series 2017 Preliminary Programme with full details on the invited speakers and the lecture titles to be performed in Madrid at CDTI premises during 26 October 2017. You can download the pdf of the Lecture Series 2017 Preliminary Programme here for more details. Please ... Read more »

EPIC WORKSHOP 2017 PROGRAMME

15.07.2017 | The EPIC PSA is pleased to make public the EPIC Workshop 2017 Preliminary Programme with full details on the invited speakers and the presentation titles to be performed in Madrid at CDTI premises during 24-25 October 2017. You can download the pdf of the Workshop 2017 Preliminary Programme here for more details. Please remember that the online ... Read more »

European electric prolusion thrusters have been selected by Boeing for their commercial satellites

14.07.2017 | Safran Aircraft Engines and its PPS®5000 electric propulsion Hall Effect Thrusters (HET) have been selected by the satellite manufacturer Boeing to provide an electric propulsion subsystem to support orbit-raising on a commercial satellite program. The first HET thrusters along with their PPU will be delivered in 2018 for a satellite launch planned in 2019. This ... Read more »

EUTELSAT 172B, the first European all electric propulsion telecom satellite is on his way to GEO

Picture showing satellite deployment 16.06.2017 | The EUTELSAT 172B satellite of Eutelsat Communications was successfully launched into space on 2nd of June by an Ariane 5 from Kourou. This is a great milestone for Europe and its space Electric Propulsion community. EUTELSAT 172B is the first European all-electric Telecom satellite. After the launch, EUTELSAT 172B satellite has entered a new phase ... Read more »

EPIC WORKSHOP 2017 ON SPACE ELECTRIC PROPULSION/ 24-25 OCTOBER 2017

09.05.2017 | The EPIC PSA is pleased to announce that the EPIC Workshop 2017 on the EPIC and Space Electric Propulsion SRC H2020 activities will be held in Madrid at CDTI premises during 24-25 October 2017. The online registration will be open in due time on the EPIC webpage at the following link: http://epic-src.eu/workshop2017/, were all details, ... Read more »

EPIC LECTURE SERIES 2017 ON SPACE ELECTRIC PROPULSION/ 26 OCTOBER 2017

Leaflet 09.05.2017 | The EPIC PSA is pleased to announce that the EPIC Lecture Series 2017 on Space Electric Propulsion will be held in Madrid at CDTI premises during 26 October 2017. The EPIC Lecture Series is a recurrent educational activity of the EPIC PSA under the Electric Propulsion SRC Horizon 2020. The online registration will be open in due time ... Read more »

IPAIA 2017 Workshop

25.01.2017 | IPAIA 2017 Workshop: Ion Propulsion and Accelerator Industrial Applications / Bari (Italy), March 1-3, 2017 The Ion Propulsion and Accelerator Industrial Applications workshop will provide a forum for the presentation and discussion on the progress in methods and technologies used for the research, development and industrial applications of ion propulsion (IP) for satellite and spacecraft. ... Read more »

IEPC2017 – Abstract Submission Now Open!

12.10.2016 | Abstract submission is now open for the 35th International Electric Propulsion Conference (IEPC) that will be held in Atlanta, Georgia, USA at the Georgia Hotel and Conference Center, from October 8 (Sun.) to 12 (Thurs.), 2017.  Please visit http://www.iepc2017.org Abstract Deadline:  December 16, 2016   EPIC PSA plans to present an article in the IEPC-2017 ... Read more »

Electric Propulsion thrusters flown or ordered

04.10.2016 | Electric Propulsion is one of technologies that will increase more in next future, however it is hard to say how many Electric Propulsion thrusters have already flown or have been ordered. To this purpose ESA and EPIC PSA have prepared a table with a list of Electric Propulsion thrusters flown or ordered for information, outreach ... Read more »

COMPET-3-2016 Proposals selected !

01.09.2016 | The evaluation process of the Electric Propulsion Strategic Research Cluster (SRC) call H2020 COMPET-3-2016 finalized by end of June and REA sent a notification to each proposal coordinator with the result of the evaluation and the evaluation form by beginning of July. The list of proposals selected is still preliminary pending on minor evolution and ... Read more »