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SUPEROX AND MEPHI TO STRENGTHEN COOPERATION IN PLASMA TECHNOLOGIES FOR SPACE

Moscow, 13/02/2020. Alexey Voronov, Deputy CEO of SuperOx, gave a talk on use of superconducting technologies for electric propulsion in space at the conference of plasma technology LapLas-2020. The conference took place in Moscow Engineering Physics Institute (MEPhI). Recent experimental results of SuperOx were presented, including reaching 1N thrust and 50+% of efficiency with the MPD-thruster equipped with HTS magnet. MEPhI – the leading Russian organization in field of plasma technologies, and SuperOx – the leader in development of superconducting technologies for electric propulsion in space, plan to strengthen the cooperation.