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Phase Four receives $1 million DARPA contract for CubeSat thruster

U-M’s Plasmadynamics and Electric Propulsion Laboratory (PEPL) has partnered with Phase Four to help provide detailed characterization of the fully-integrated flight unit of the CubeSat Ambipolar Thruster (“CAT”). Story from Parabolic Art.
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More than $5M to improve solar storm forecasts

U-Michigan researchers play lead roles in national effort funded by NSF, NASA. | Medium Read