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Plasma Thruster

A photograph of the inside of a plasma thruster.

A plasma thruster by the MAISE student group at Tech Takeover on Ingalls Mall in Ann Arbor, MI on September 21, 2018. The event was hosted before a live screening of 2001: A Space Odyssey and showcased the U-M Robotics Institute and a panel discussing the technology and implications of the film. Photo: Joseph Xu, Michigan Engineering Communications & Marketing