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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 »

Electric Propulsion Strategic Research Cluster activities present in the IEPC 2017

18.11.2017 | International Electric Propulsion Conference 2017 (IEPC 2017) The EPIC PSA and most of the on-going EP SRC Operational Grants were present and presented papers on Space Electric Propulsion with their latest developments in the IEPC 2017. The 35th International Electric Propulsion Conference (IEPC) was organized during 8-12 October 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia (USA). The 2017 ... Read more »

Prof. Dr. Horst Löb – Pioneer of European Space Electric Propulsion, inventor of the RIT

08.11.2017 | Colloquium for commemorating Horst Löb’s achievements in the field of Space Electric Propulsion Horst Löb died on 18th October 2016 at the age of 84. He was a true pioneer of electric propulsion, in particular, of RIT technology and his passing is a great loss for the scientific community. He spent almost all his scientific ... Read more »

EPIC LECTURE SERIES 2017 FINAL PROGRAMME

Leaflet 09.10.2017 | The EPIC PSA is pleased to make public the EPIC Lecture Series 2017 Final Programme on space electric propulsion with full details on the invited speakers and the presentation titles to be performed in Madrid at CDTI premises during 26 October 2017.You can download the pdf of the Lecture Series 2017 for more details: Final Programme EPIC ... Read more »

EPIC WORKSHOP 2017 FINAL PROGRAMME

04.10.2017 | The EPIC PSA is pleased to make public the EPIC Workshop 2017 Final 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 for more details: Final Programme EPIC Workshop 2017. We look forward to ... Read more »