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Cervone, A. (author), Zandbergen, B.T.C. (author), Cordeiro Guerrieri, D. (author), de Athayde Costa e Silva, M. (author), van Zeijl, H.W. (author)
The aerospace industry is recently expressing a growing interest in green, safe and non-toxic propellants for the propulsion systems of the new generation of space vehicles, which is especially true in the case of Cubesat micro-propulsion systems. Demanding requirements are associated to the future missions and challenges offered by this class...
journal article 2016
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Cervone, A. (author), Mancas, A (author), Zandbergen, B.T.C. (author)
Incorporating propulsion in small satellites is becoming a growing trend, due to its potential for enabling new and ambitious mission objectives. One of these objectives is formation flying, that will be pursued by TU Delft for the DelFFi mission as part of the larger QB50 project. For DelFFi, two identical spacecraft will use propulsion to...
conference paper 2014
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Mihailovic, M. (author)
This thesis explores the employment of monocrystalline silicon in microsystems as an active material for different thermal functions, such as heat generation and heat transfer by conduction. In chapter 1 applications that need thermal micro devices, micro heaters and micro heat exchangers, are briefly introduced. The shortcomings of commonly...
doctoral thesis 2011