Mhd Accelerator

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Jean-Pierre Petit - Professional Work - Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics (MHD) - Coanda Effect and Air-breathing MHD Accelerators
... In 1975, he invented new MHD converters named MHD aerodynes and published the idea in a scientific journal ... An MHD aerodyne is an aircraft concept with no moving part, where surrounding air is ionized (for example with microwaves), transformed into a cold plasma, then accelerated by ... It is thus an external flow MHD accelerator with ionization control (opposed to classical magnetoplasmadynamic thrusters where hot gases are electromagnetically accelerated internally, inside a rocket engine ...