Experimentos de plasmas y principios de propulsión espacial eléctrica – XXII Semana de la Ciencia y la Innovación

November 2022. Diego García Lahuerta, a member of our ZARATHUSTRA team, and Davide Poli, a member of EP2, have participated in a workshop organized in the framework of the XXII Madrid Science and Innovation Week. The attendees had the opportunity to learn about the operation of a plasma engine and enjoyed some experiments related to our research work.

Don’t miss it next time!

Authored by: cbackenk
2022-12-22
Categories: news

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