Capabilities

The capabilities of the Propulsion Research Center are classified into five research areas.

Systems Engineering

Includes:

  • Launch vehicle architectures
  • Missile design
  • Propulsion technology gap analysis

Advanced Propulsion

Includes:

  • Electric
  • Solar
  • Other advanced technologies

Classic Propulsion

Includes:

  • Solid
  • Liquid
  • Hybrid components and systems

Modeling and Simulation

Includes:

  • Advanced analysis
  • CFD code development and applications

Propulsion Education

Includes:

  • Supporting college courses
  • Short courses
  • Outreach events