NEP mission studies have been completed for robotic missions to Mars, 200 A.U. and Saturn. ... power, high specific impulse and low bismuth propellant tankage fractions relative to more conventional xenon fueled ion engines. ... development, Dr. Ira Katz for the cathode plume analysis and Kelly Stephanie for creating the feed system diagram. ... Noca, Muriel, NASA JPL, Personal Communication, 2003.
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