EP2 Journal Publications

2018

  1. A. Domínguez-Vázquez, F. Cichocki, M. Merino, P. Fajardo & E. Ahedo, "Axisymmetric plasma plume characterization with 2D and 3D particle codes", Plasma Sources Science and Technology 27,104009 (2018)  [DOI]
  2. A. Domínguez-Vázquez, F. Taccogna & E. Ahedo, "Particle modeling of radial electron dynamics in a controlled discharge of a Hall thruster", Plasma Sources Science and Technology 27,064006 (2018)
  3. B. Tian, M. Merino & E. Ahedo, "Two-dimensional plasma-wave interaction in an helicon plasma thruster with magnetic nozzle", Plasma Sources Science and Technology 27,114003 (2018)  [DOI]
  4. F. Cichocki, M. Merino & E. Ahedo, "Spacecraft-plasma-debris interaction in an ion beam shepherd mission", Acta Astronautica 146,216-227 (2018)  [DOI]
  5. J. Ramos, M. Merino & E. Ahedo, "Three dimensional fluid-kinetic model of a magnetically guided plasma jet", Physics of Plasmas 25,061206 (2018)  [DOI]
  6. M. Merino, J. Mauriño & E. Ahedo, "Kinetic electron model for plasma thruster plumes", Plasma Sources Science and Technology 27,035013 (2018)  [DOI]
  7. X. Chen & G. Sanchez-Arriaga, "Current-Voltage and Floating-Potential characteristics of cylindrical emissive probes from a full-kinetic model based on the orbital motion theory", Journal of Physics: Conference Series 958,012001 (2018)  [DOI]
  8. G. Giono, J. Gudmundsson, N. Ivchenko, S. Mazouffre, K. Dannenmayer, L. Popelier, D. Loubere, M. Merino & G. Olentsenko, "Non-Maxwellian Electron Energy Probability Functions in the plume of a SPT-100 Hall thruster", Plasma Sources Science and Technology 27,015006 (2018)  [DOI]
  9. G. Sanchez-Arriaga & X. Chen, "Modeling and performance of electrodynamic low-work-function tethers with photoemission effects", Journal of Propulsion and Power 34,213-220 (2018)

2017

  1. F. Cichocki, A. D. Vázquez, M. Merino & E. Ahedo, "Hybrid 3D model for the interaction of plasma thruster plumes with nearby objects", Plasma Sources Science and Technology 26, 125008 (2017)  [PDF]  [DOI]
  2. F. Cichocki, M. Merino, E. Ahedo, M. Smirnova, A. Mingo & M. Dobkevicius, "Electric Propulsion Subsystem Optimization for “Ion Beam Shepherd” Missions", Journal of Propulsion and Power 33, 370-378 (2017)  [PDF]  [DOI]
  3. M. Merino & E. Ahedo, "Contactless steering of a plasma jet with a 3D magnetic nozzle", Plasma Sources Science and Technology 26, 095001 (2017)  [PDF]

2016

  1. M. Merino & E. Ahedo, "Effect of the plasma-induced magnetic field on a magnetic nozzle", Plasma Sources Science and Technology 25, 045012 (2016)  [PDF]  [DOI]
  2. M. Merino & E. Ahedo, "Fully magnetized plasma flow in a magnetic nozzle", Physics of Plasmas 23, 023506 (2016)  [PDF]  [DOI]
  3. A. Alpatov, F. Cichocki, A. Fokov, S. Khoroshylov, M. Merino & A. Zakrzhevskii, "Determination of the force transmitted by an ion thruster plasma plume to an orbital object", Acta Astronautica 119, 241-251 (2016)  [PDF]

2015

  1. D. Escobar & E. Ahedo, "Global stability analysis of azimuthal oscillations in Hall thrusters", IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science 43, 149-157 (2015)  [PDF]
  2. M. Merino & E. Ahedo, "Influence of Electron and Ion Thermodynamics on the Magnetic Nozzle Plasma Expansion", IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science 43, 244-251 (2015)  [PDF]  [DOI]
  3. M. Merino, F. Cichocki & E. Ahedo, "Collisionless Plasma thruster plume expansion model", Plasma Sources Science and Technology 24, 035006 (2015)  [PDF]  [DOI]
  4. M. M. Sánchez, J. Navarro-Cavallé & E. Ahedo, "Electron cooling and finite potential drop in a magnetized plasma expansion", Physics of Plasmas 22, 053501 (2015)  [PDF]

2014

  1. D. Escobar & E. Ahedo, "Low frequency azimuthal stability of the ionization region of the Hall thruster discharge. I. Local analysis", Physics of Plasmas 21, 043505 (2014)  [PDF]
  2. M. Merino & E. Ahedo, "Plasma detachment in a propulsive magnetic nozzle via ion demagnetization", Plasma Sources Science and Technology 23, 032001 (2014)  [PDF]  [DOI]

2013

  1. C. Bombardelli, H. Urrutxua, M. Merino, J. Peláez & E. Ahedo, "The ion beam shepherd: A new concept for asteroid deflection", Acta Astronautica 90, 98-102 (2013)  [PDF]  [DOI]
  2. E. Ahedo & J. Navarro-Cavallé, "Helicon thruster plasma modeling: Two-dimensional fluid-dynamics and propulsive performances", Physics of Plasmas 20, 043512 (2013)  [PDF]
  3. M. Merino & E. Ahedo, "Two-dimensional quasi-double-layers in two-electron-temperature, current-free plasmas", Physics of Plasmas 20, 023502 (2013)  [PDF]  [DOI]

2012

  1. E. Ahedo & J. J. Ramos, "Supersonic regime of the Hall-magnetohydrodynamics resistive tearing instability", Physics of Plasmas 19, 072519 (2012)  [PDF]
  2. E. Ahedo & M. Merino, "Two-dimensional plasma expansion in a magnetic nozzle: separation due to electron inertia", Physics of Plasmas 19, 083501 (2012)  [PDF]  [DOI]

2011

  1. E. Ahedo, "Double-layer formation and propulsive assessment for a three-species plasma expanding in a magnetic nozzle", Physics of Plasmas 18, 033510 (2011)  [PDF]
  2. E. Ahedo, "Magnetic confinement of a high-density cylindrical plasma", Physics of Plasmas 18, 103506 (2011)  [PDF]
  3. E. Ahedo & M. Merino, "On plasma detachment in propulsive magnetic nozzles", Physics of Plasmas 18, 053504 (2011)  [PDF]  [DOI]
  4. M. Merino & E. Ahedo, "Simulation of plasma flows in divergent magnetic nozzles", IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science 39, 2938-2939 (2011)  [PDF]  [DOI]
  5. M. M. Sánchez & E. Ahedo, "Magnetic mirror effects on a collisionless plasma in a convergent geometry", Physics of Plasmas 18, 033509 (2011)  [PDF]
  6. E. Ahedo, "Plasmas for space propulsion", Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion 53, 124037 (2011)  [PDF]

2010

  1. E. Ahedo & M. Merino, "Two-dimensional supersonic plasma acceleration in a magnetic nozzle", Physics of Plasmas 17, 073501 (2010)  [PDF]  [DOI]
  2. E. Ahedo, R. Santos & F. Parra, "Fulfilment of the kinetic Bohm criterion in a quasineutral particle-in-cell model", Physics of Plasmas 17, 073507 (2010)  [PDF]
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