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Strategic Research Cluster activities present in the International Astronautical Congress (IAC 2018)

05.10.2018 | The International Astronautical Congress (IAC 2018) was held during 1-5 October 2018 in Bremen (Germany), and EPIC and the SRC activities were present with a paper with their latest developments. The International Astronautical Congress (IAC) is organized by the IAF, and is recognized to be the most important international forum for space of the year. For more details on the IAC ... Read more »

2018 EPIC Student Lecture Series Programme Published!

29.08.2018 | The programme for the 2018 EPIC Lecture Series is now available to view online, right here at the EPIC website. After successful outreach event in Madrid in 2017, the EPIC Lecture Series moves to London for its third annual instalment, and will take place at Queen Mary University London on Thursday 18th and Friday 19th October. Who ... Read more »

The 2018 EPIC Workshop Programme Now Available to View Online

14.08.2018 | The programme for the 2018 edition of the EPIC Workshop is now online! We would like to thank everyone who submitted abstracts to the EPIC team, and congratulate those who were successful. We look forward to seeing you all in London this autumn. Programmatic Updates The EPIC Workshop, now in its third year, will deliver critical updates ... Read more »

Register Now for the 2018 EPIC Workshop!

14.08.2018 | Registration for the 2018 EPIC Workshop, taking place in Westminster, the historic heart of London, is now open. REGISTER The Workshop will feature important programmatic updates from the PSA and European Commission about the Electric Propulsion Strategic Research Cluster, including the guidelines to the 2019 Disruptive Technology Call. There will be unique panel discussions and ... Read more »

SPACE DRONE™ based on Gridded Ion Engines

24.05.2018 | The SPACE DRONE™ spacecraft from Effective Space will be propelled to new heights with the aid of an electric propulsion system thanks to a new partnership the company have formed with ArianeGroup. Effective Space has already announced that the SPACE DRONE™ will be sent into space by U.S based International Launch Services (ILS), but once ... Read more »

Strategic Research Cluster activities present in the Space Propulsion Conference 2018

20.03.2018 | The Space Propulsion Conference 2018 (SP 2018) will be held during 14-18 May 2018 in Seville (Spain), and the EPIC PSA and most of the actors involved in the ongoing EP SRC Operational Grants will be present presenting papers with their latest developments. The Space Propulsion Conference is organized by the 3AF in close collaboration ... Read more »

EPIC WORKSHOP 2018 in London

03.03.2018 | The EPIC PSA is pleased to announce that the EPIC workshop 2018 on the Space Electric Propulsion SRC H2020 activities will be held in London during 15-17 October 2017, organized by the UK Space Agency and the EPIC PSA. DATE AND VENUE The workshop will be held on 15-17 October 2018 in London, at the ... Read more »

EPIC Lecture Series 2017 presentations and videos available!

picture 21.11.2017 | The EPIC PSA is pleased to make public the presentations of the EPIC Lecture Series 2017 on Space Electric Propulsion and the videos (EPIC YouTube Cannel) recording the Lectures The EPIC Lecture Series 2017 was organized by the EPIC PSA and the University Carlos III of Madrid (UC3M), and held on 26 October 2017 in ... Read more »

Horizon 2020 Space Work Plan 2018-2020 published by the European Union

WP first page picture 20.11.2017 | The Electric Propulsion SRC Disruptive Call (2019) and Incremental Call (2020) included in the new Horizon 2020 Space Work Plan The European Commission has published the final version of the Horizon 2020 Space Work Programme 2018-2020. It includes two topics related to the Electric Propulsion SRC: SPACE-13-TEC-2019: SRC – In Space electrical propulsion and station keeping (RIA) SPACE-28-TEC-2020: ... Read more »

EPIC Workshop 2017 presentations available!

picture 19.11.2017 | The EPIC PSA is pleased to make public the presentations of the EPIC Workshop 2017 The presentations of the Space Electric Propulsion EPIC Workshop 2017 can be downloaded from the EPIC web The main objective of the EPIC Workshops is to present the Horizon 2020 Electric Propulsion SRC activities to the electric propulsion community and stakeholders ... Read more »