Growing Carbon Nanotubes for Space

Growing Carbon Nanotubes for Space

Georgia Tech researchers Jud Ready (left) and Graham Sanborn pose with equipment used to grow carbon nanotubes at the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) in Atlanta. The nanotubes are being tested for potential use in future electrically-powered ion propulsion systems. (Georgia Tech Photo: Rob Felt)

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Research Horizons

Categories
Aerospace, Engineering, Research
Keywords
carbon nanotubes, CubeSat, micro-propulsion, satellites, space
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  • Created By: John Toon
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Dec 4, 2015 - 10:43am
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 10:48pm