Horatiu C. Dragnea
Current Workplace: The Aerospace Corporation
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Journals

  1. Cusson, S.E., Georgin, M.P., Dragnea, H.C., Dale, E.T., Dhaliwal, V., Boyd, I.D., and Gallimore, A.D., "On Channel Interactions in Nested Hall Thrusters", Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 123, Issue 13, 2018, 133303
  2. Dragnea, H. C., Boyd, I. D., Lee, B. C., and Yalin, A. P., "Characterization of Eroded Boron Atoms in the Plume of a Hall Thruster", IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, Vol. 43, Issue 1, Part 1, pp. 35-44, 2015; DOI: 10.1109/TPS.2014.2320851

Conferences

  1. Dragnea, H. C. and Boyd, I. D., "Axisymmetric Fully 2D Hybrid-PIC Model for Hall Thrusters", 54th Joint Propulsion Conference, AIAA Paper 2018-4811, July 2018
  2. Dragnea, H.C., Hara, K., and Boyd, I.D., "Development of a 2D Axisymmetric Electron Fluid Model in Hall Thrusters", 53rd Joint Propulsion Conference, AIAA Paper 2017-4632, July 2017
  3. Dragnea, H.C., Lopez Ortega, A., and Boyd, I.D., "Simulation of a Hall Effect Thruster with Krypton Propellant", 53rd Joint Propulsion Conference, AIAA Paper 2017-4633, July 2017
  4. Dragnea, H. C., Hara K., and Boyd, I. D., "Fully 2D Numerical Simulation of a Nested Channel Hall Thruster", 5th Space Propulsion Conference, 2-6 May 2016, Rome, Italy, Paper SP2016_3124969
  5. Dragnea, H. C. and Boyd, I. D., "Simulation of a Nested Channel Hall Thruster", 34th International Electric Propulsion Conference, 6-10 July 2015, Kobe, Japan, IEPC Paper 2015-250

Dissertations

  1. Dragnea, H. C., "Development and Application of Multidimensional Computational Models for Hall Thrusters", Ph. D. Dissertation, University of Michigan, 2018 [PDF B]