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2003
"Bimodal" Nuclear Thermal Rocket (BNTR) Propulsion for an Artificial Gravity HOPE Mission to Callisto
Author(s):
Borowski, Stanley K.
McGuire, Melissa L.
Mason, Lee M.
Gilland, James H.
Packard, Thomas W.
Conference:
STAIF 2003, 20th Symposium on Space Nuclear Power and Propulsion

High Power Nuclear Electric Propulsion (NEP) for Cargo and Propellant Transfer Missions in Cislunar Space
Author(s):
Falck, Robert D.
Borowski, Stanley K.
Reference Number:
Conference:
STAIF '03

High Power MPD Nuclear Electric Propulsion (NEP) for Artificial Gravity HOPE Missions to Callisto
Author(s):
McGuire, Melissa L.
Borowski, Stanley K.
Mason, Lee M.
Gilland, James H.
Reference Number:
Conference:
Space Technology and Applications International Forum (STAIF 2003)

Space Propulsion via Spherical Torus Fusion Reactor
Author(s):
Dudzinski, Leonard A.
Reference Number:
American Nuclear Society Journal of Fusion Science and Technology, Vol. 43, No. 1

Affordable Flight Demonstration of the GTX Air-Breathing SSTO Vehicle Concept
Author(s):
Krivanek, T. M.
Roche, J. R.
Riehl, John P.
Kosareo, Daniel
Reference Number:
Conference:
Proceedings of the JANNAF 26th Air-Breathing Propulsion Subcommittee Meeting
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2002
Bimodal Nuclear Electric Propulsion: Enabling Advanced Performance with Near Term Technologies
Author(s):
Dudzinski, Leonard A.
Reference Number:
AIAA-2002-3653
Conference:
AIAA Joint Propulsion Conference

A Method of Efficient inclination Changes for Low-Thrust Spacecraft
Author(s):
Falck, Robert D.
Gefert, Leon P.
Reference Number:

Radioisotope Electric Propulsion for Fast Outer Planetary Orbiters
Author(s):
Oleson, Steven R.
Gefert, Leon P.
Patterson, M. J.
Benson, Scott
Schreiber, Jeffrey
Reference Number:

Mission Advantages of NEXT: NASA's Evolutionary Xenon Thruster
Author(s):
Oleson, Steven R.
Gefert, Leon P.
Patterson, M. J.
Benson, Scott
Noca, M.
Sims, J.
Reference Number:

Outer Planet Exploration with Advanced Radioisotope Electric Propulsion
Author(s):
Oleson, Steven R.
Gefert, Leon P.
Patterson, M. J.
Schreiber, Jeffrey
Benson, Scott
McAdams, J.
Ostdiek, P.
Reference Number:

SRM-Assisted Trajectory for the GTX Reference Vehicle
Author(s):
Riehl, John P.
Trefny, Charles
Kosareo, Daniel
Reference Number:
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2001
Bimodal Nuclear Thermal Rocket (NTR) Propulsion for Power-Rich, Artificial Gravity Human Exploration Mission to Mars
Author(s):
Borowski, Stanley K.
Dudzinski, Leonard A.
McGuire, Melissa L.
Reference Number:
IAA-01-IAA.13.3.05

Pluto/Kuiper Missions with Advanced Electric Propulsion and Power
Author(s):
Oleson, Steven R.
Gefert, Leon P.
Patterson, M. J.
Schreiber, Jeffrey
Conference:
Forum on Innovative Approaches to Outer Planetary Exploration 2001-2020

Sub-Kilowatt Radioisotope Electric Propulsion for Outer Solar System Exploration
Author(s):
Oleson, Steven R.
Gefert, Leon P.
Patterson, M. J.
Schreiber, Jeffrey
McAdams, J.
Conference:
Forum on Innovative Approaches to Outer Planetary Exploration 2001-2020

Realizing '2001: A Space Odyssey': Piloted Spherical Torus Nuclear Fusion Propulsion
Author(s):
Dudzinski, Leonard A.
Conference:
37th AIAA Joint Propulsion Conference
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2000
Solar Power System Options for the Radiation and technology Demonstration Spacecraft
Author(s):
Kerslake, Thomas W.
Haraburda, Francis M.
Riehl, John P.
Reference Number:
Conference:
35th Intersociety Energy Conversion Engineering Conference

Artificial Gravity Human Exploration Missions to Mars and Near Earth Asteroids Using 'Bimodal' NTR Propulsion
Author(s):
Dudzinski, Leonard A.
Reference Number:
AIAA-2000-3115
Conference:
36th AIAA Joint Propulsion Conference
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1999
Artificial Gravity Vehicle Design Option for NASA's Human Mars Mission Using "Bimodal" NTR Propulsion
Author(s):
Borowski, Stanley K.
Dudzinski, Leonard A.
McGuire, Melissa L.
Reference Number:
AIAA-99-2545
Conference:
35th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit

Design of a Solar Electric Propulsion Transfer Vehicle for a Non-Nuclear Human Mars Exploration Architecture
Author(s):
Dudzinski, Leonard A.
Hack, Kurt J.
Gefert, Leon P.
Kerslake, Thomas W.
Hewston, Alan W.
Reference Number:
IEPC 99-181
Conference:
International Electric Propulsion Conference

Options for the Human Exploration of Mars Using Solar Electric Propulsion
Author(s):
Gefert, Leon P.
Hack, Kurt J.
Kerslake, Thomas W.
Reference Number:
No. 458, STAIF-99, pp 1275-1280
Conference:
AIP Conference

Low-Thrust Control Law Development for Transfer from Low Earth Orbits to High Energy Elliptical Parking Orbits
Author(s):
Gefert, Leon P.
Hack, Kurt J.
Reference Number:
AAS 99-410
Conference:
AAS/AIAA Astrodynamics Specialist Conference

Trajectory Development and Optimization of an RBCC-based Launch Vehicle
Author(s):
Hack, Kurt J.
Riehl, John P.
Reference Number:
AAS 99-347
Conference:
AAS/AIAA Astrodynamics SpecialistConference

Solar Power System Analyses for Electric Propulsion Missions
Author(s):
Kerslake, Thomas W.
Gefert, Leon P.
Reference Number:
Conference:
33rd Intersociety Energy Conversion Engineering Conference

Fast Interplanetary Propulsion Using a Spherical Torus Nuclear Fusion Reactor Propulsion System
Author(s):
Dudzinski, Leonard A.
Reference Number:
AIAA-99-4520

A Spherical Torus Nuclear Fusion Reactor Space Propulsion Vehicle Concept for Fast Interplanetary Piloted and Robotic Missions
Author(s):
Dudzinski, Leonard A.
Reference Number:
AIAA-99-2704
Conference:
35th AIAA Joint Propulsion Conference
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1998
Nuclear Thermal Rocket (NTR) Propulsion for Tomorrow's Moon/Mars Space Transportation Systems - 'Revolutionary Performance Through Evolutionary Development'
Author(s):
Borowski, Stanley K.
Dudzinski, Leonard A.
McGuire, Melissa L.
Reference Number:
IAA-98-IAA.13.1.01
Conference:
49th International Astronautical Conference

Vehicle and Mission Design Options for the Human Exploration of Mars/Phobos Using "Bimodal" NTR and LNTR Propulsion
Author(s):
Borowski, Stanley K.
Dudzinski, Leonard A.
McGuire, Melissa L.
Reference Number:
Conference:
34th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference
Solar Electric Propulsion/Chemical Propulsion/Aerobrake for Mars
Author(s):
Gefert, Leon P.
Conference:
9th NASA-JPL Advanced Propulsion Workshop

Electromagnetic Propulsion Options for a Magnetospheric Mapping Mission
Author(s):
Oleson, Steven R.
Russell, Chris
Hack, Kurt J.
Riehl, John P.
Reference Number:
NASA-TM-1998-206303
IEPC 97-144
Conference:
25th International Electric Propulsion Conference

A Spherical Torus Nuclear Fusion Reactor Space Propulsion Vehicle Concept for Fast Interplanetary Travel
Author(s):
Dudzinski, Leonard A.
Reference Number:
AIAA-98-3591
NASA-TM-208831
Conference:
34th AIAA Joint Propulsion Conference
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1997
"2001: A Space Odyssey" Revisited - The Feasibility of 24 Hour Commuter Flights to the Moon Using NTR Propulsion with LUNOX Afterburners
Author(s):
Dudzinski, Leonard A.
Reference Number:
AIAA-97-2956
NASA-TM-1998-28830
Conference:
33rd AIAA Joint Propulsion Conference
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1996
Pulsed Plasma Thrusters for Small Spacecraft Attitude Control
Author(s):
McGuire, Melissa L.
Myers, Roger M.
Reference Number:
Conference:
NASA/GSFC Flight Mechanics/Estimation Theory Symposium

Improved Pulsed Plasma Thrusters for Satellite Propulsion
Author(s):
Meckel, Nicole J.
Koskings, W. Andrew
Cassidy, R. Joseph
Myers, Roger M.
Oleson, Steven R.
McGuire, Melissa L.
Reference Number:
AIAA-96-2735
Conference:
32nd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference

High Leverage Space Transportation System Technologies for Human Exploration Missions to the Moon and Beyond
Author(s):
Dudzinski, Leonard A.
Reference Number:
AIAA-96-2810
NASA-TM-107295
Conference:
32nd AIAA Joint Propulsion Conference
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1995
Advanced Propulsion Benefits to New Millennium Class Missions
Author(s):
Dudzinski, Leonard A.
Conference:
9th AIAA Conference on Small Satellites
NSTAR User Performance Needs Report
Author(s):
Kakuda, Roy
Sercel, Joel
Lee, Wayne
Riehl, John P.
Reference Number:
JPL D-12672

Pulsed Plasma Thruster Technology for Small Satellite Missions
Author(s):
Myers, Roger M.
Oleson, Steven R.
McGuire, Melissa L.
Meckel, Nicole J.
Cassidy, R. Joseph
Reference Number:
Conference:
AIAA/Utah State University Conference on Small Satellites

Low Power Electric Propulsion for Minor Body Applications
Author(s):
Riehl, John P.
Gefert, Leon P.
Myers, Roger
Pencil, Eric
McAdams, James
Kusnierkiewicz, David
Reference Number:
Conference:
AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference

Human Lunar Mission Capabilities Using SSTO, ISRU and LOX-Augments NTR Technologies - A Preliminary Assessment
Author(s):
Dudzinski, Leonard A.
Reference Number:
AIAA-95-2631
NASA-TM-107095
Conference:
31st AIAA Joint Propulsion Conference
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1994
Nuclear Thermal Rocket/Stage Technology Options for NASA's Future Human Exploration Mission to the Moon and Mars
Author(s):
Borowski, Stanley K.
Corban, Robert R.
McGuire, Melissa L.
Beke, Erik G.
Conference:
11th Symposium on Space Nuclear Power and Propulsion

Nuclear Electric Propulsion: "A Better, Safer, Cheaper" Transportation System for Human Exploration of Mars
Author(s):
Clark, John S.
George, Jeffrey A.
Gefert, Leon P.
Doherty, Michael P.
Sefcik, R. J.
Reference Number:

Solar Electric Propulsion Options for the Pluto Fast Flyby Mission
Author(s):
George, Jeffery A.
Gefert, Leon P.
Conference:
IAA International Conference on Low-Cost Planetary Mission

Mission To The Sun: The Solar Pioneer, Committee on Space Research
Author(s):
McNutt, R. L. Gefert, Leon P.
Reference Number:
COSPAR D1.1-003

The Role of Nuclear Thermal Propulsion in Mitigating Earth-Threatening Asteroids
Author(s):
Willoughby, Alan J.
Borowski, Stanley K.
Howe, Steven D.
McGuire, Melissa L.
Reference Number:
The University of Arizona, Hazards Due to Comets and Asteroids, 1994
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1993
Nuclear Thermal Rocket/Vehicle Design Options for Future NASA Missions to the Moon and Mars
Author(s):
Borowski, Stanley K.
Corban, Robert R.
McGuire, Melissa L.
Beke, Erik G.
Reference Number:
Conference:
AIAA Space Programs and Technologies Conference and Exhibit

Piloted Mars Mission Planning: NEP Technology and Power Levels
Author(s):
George, Jeffrey A.
Hack, Kurt J.
Dudzinski, Leonard A.
Gefert, Leon P.
Gilland, James H.
Conference:
10th Symposium on Space Nuclear Power Systems
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1992
An Improved Heat Transfer Configuration for a Solid-Core Nuclear Thermal Rocket Engine
Author(s):
Clark, John S.
Walton, James T.
McGuire, Melissa L.
Conference:
28th AIAA/SAE/ASME/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit
Nuclear Electric Propulsion Benefits to Piloted Synthesis Missions
Author(s):
Dudzinski, Leonard A.
Gefert, Leon P.
Hack, Kurt J.
Conference:
American Nuclear Society Nuclear Technologies for Space

Fast Piloted Missions to Mars Using Nuclear Electric Propulsion
Author(s):
Dudzinski, Leonard A.
Conference:
9th Symposium on Space Nuclear Power Systems
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1991
Minimizing Legal Liability of Cost Estimators
Author(s):
Beins, Joseph C.
Daschback, James Dr. Mizer, David
Conference:
The International Society Of Parametric Analysis Conference

Nuclear Electric Propulsion Mission Performance for Fast Piloted Mars Missions
Author(s):
Hack, Kurt J.
George, Jeffrey A.
Dudzinski, Leonard A.
Reference Number:
AIAA 91-3488
Conference:
AIAA Conference on Advanced SEI Technologies
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1990
Evolutionary Use of Nuclear Electric Propulsion
Author(s):
Hack, Kurt J.
George, Jeffrey A.
Riehl, John P.
Gilland, James
Reference Number:
AIAA-90-3821
Conference:
AIAA Space Programs and Technologies Conference

Solar Electric Propulsion for Mars Transport Vehicles
Author(s):
Hickman, John M.
Curtis, H. B.
Alexander, Stephen W.
Gilland, James H.
Hack, Kurt J.
Lawrence, C.
Swartz, C. K.
Reference Number:

Nuclear Electric Propulsion for Mars Cargo Missions
Author(s):
Mason, Lee S.
Hack, Kurt J.
Gilland, James H.
Conference:
7th Symposium on Space Nuclear Power Systems
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Unknown Year
Minimum Time Transfer of a Constant Low Thrust Rocket Between Elliptic Orbits in Strong Newtonian Gravity Fields
Author(s):
Kiforenko, Boris N.
Taras, Kiev
Prof. Pasechnik, Zoya V.
Yu, Igor
Balkanyi, Leslie R.
Riehl, John P.

Application of a Small Nuclear Thermal/Nuclear Electric Bimodal Vehicle for Planetary Exploration
Author(s):
Riehl, John P.
Borowski, Stanley K.
Dudzinski, Leonard A.

Advanced Propulsion for Geostationary Orbit Insertion and North-South Station Keeping
Author(s):
Riehl, John P.
Reference Number:
Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, Volume 34, Number 1
NASA-CR-204666

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