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Microwave Rockets

Posted by: Sigurd - Sun Dec 04, 2005 2:57 am
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Post Re: Microwave Rockets   Posted on: Mon Jun 30, 2014 1:50 am
Been tripping thru the archive (notice the dates on the last post)?

One of the biggest problems with beamed power and thermal rockets is that the exhaust absorbs a bunch of the beamed energy. Also, it's not really much use in your idea because it is going in the wrong direction (very quickly).

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Post Re: Microwave Rockets   Posted on: Sun Jul 19, 2015 4:12 pm
Laetitia Garriott de Cayeux co-founder, President, and COO of Escape Dynamics gave a talk at a #NewSpace conference this weekend on current state of play in Microwave rockets at Escape Dynamics ... iK3Vv6PDJm

A range of other interesting talks have also been made available menu here

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