Exotrail demonstrates miniature Hall-effect thruster in orbit

14.01.2021 | French Prime Minister Jean Castex, Frédérique Vidal, French research and innovation minister, and Bruno le Maire, French economy and finance minister, are shown holding the ExoMG Hall-effect thruster during their visit to Exotrail on Jan. 8. Source: Exotrail & SpaceNews. French startup Exotrail announced Jan. 12 that its miniature Hall-effect thruster ignited in orbit, and ... Read more »

EPIC Workshop 2021

03.07.2020 | EPIC Workshop 2021 in Cologne The EPIC PSA is pleased to announce that the EPIC Workshop 2021 on the activities of the Space Electric Propulsion SRC H2020 will be held at the German Aerospace Centre in Cologne from May 10 to 12, 2021. The workshop is organized by ESA and EPIC PSA EPIC WORKSHOP Flyer2021 DATE ... Read more »

SPACE-28-TEC-2020 Call close

14.03.2019 | The SPACE-28-TEC-2020 Call of the SRC on Electric Propulsion has been closed on the 5 March 2020. The big number of proposals submitted for the 2020 Space Call and its different topics closing on this very same date, including SPACE-28-TEC-2020, in the Participants Portal, shows the interest of the community in these topics. The  SPACE-28-TEC-2020 (Incremental ... Read more »

EPIC Workshop 2019 in ESTEC

06.03.2019 | The EPIC PSA is pleased to announce that the EPIC workshop 2019 on the Space Electric Propulsion SRC H2020 activities will be held in ESTEC during 21-23 October 2019, organized by ESA and the EPIC PSA. EPIC WORKSHOP Leaflet_ESTEC2019 DATE The EPIC Workshop 2019 will be held on 21-23 October 2019 in ESTEC, The Netherlands at ... Read more »

SPACE-13-TEC-2019 Deadline: 12 March 2019!

05.03.2019 | SPACE-13-TEC-2019 Deadline is approaching for the Electric Propulsion Disruptive Call (2019) This is a reminder for potential applicants for the SPACE-13-TEC-2019 topic. The deadline for proposal submission to the H2020 Space 2019 call is 12th of March 2019. Don´t leave all for the last minute, and try to finalize your proposal well in advance to have the possibility to ... Read more »

IEPC 2019 in Vienna, Austria.

05.03.2019 | The IEPC is the premier international forum for spacecraft primes, hardware developers, government researchers, academic scholars, and students in the field of electric propulsion. The IEPC takes place every two years and is attended by more than 500 participants representing more than 25 countries. The programme contains more than 350 technical presentations that span from ... Read more »

Download the presentations from the 2018 EPIC Lecture Series Now

05.03.2019 | Download the presentations from the 2018 EPIC Lecture Series Now. Some of the slideshows and presentations from this year’s EPIC Lecture Series, which took place in Queen Mary University of London (UK) during 18-19 October 2018, can now be downloaded from the EPIC website. For a full listing of available presentations click here.

Electric Propulsion SRC 2019 Call is open and its guidelines document available!

29.10.2018 | SPACE-13-TEC-2019 Electric Propulsion Disruptive Call (2019) is open! The Horizon 2020 Space Work Programme 2018-2020 includes two topics related to the Electric Propulsion SRC: SPACE-13-TEC-2019: SRC – In Space electrical propulsion and station keeping (RIA) SPACE-28-TEC-2020: SRC – In Space electrical propulsion and station keeping (IA). (Details to be published by mid-2019) You can download the ... Read more »

Strategic Research Cluster activities present in the International Astronautical Congress (IAC 2018)

05.10.2018 | The International Astronautical Congress (IAC 2018) was held during 1-5 October 2018 in Bremen (Germany), and EPIC and the SRC activities were present with a paper with their latest developments. The International Astronautical Congress (IAC) is organized by the IAF, and is recognized to be the most important international forum for space of the year. For more details on the IAC ... Read more »

Strategic Research Cluster activities present in the Space Propulsion Conference 2018

20.03.2018 | The Space Propulsion Conference 2018 (SP 2018) will be held during 14-18 May 2018 in Seville (Spain), and the EPIC PSA and most of the actors involved in the ongoing EP SRC Operational Grants will be present presenting papers with their latest developments. The Space Propulsion Conference is organized by the 3AF in close collaboration ... Read more »