The objective of DEMOCRITOS is to investigate the necessary demonstration activities in order to mature technologies for nuclear electric propulsion (NEP) systems. More details here.
The work is based upon the roadmap issued in 2014 by the FP7-Space funded MEGAHIT project.
The DEMOCRITOS consortium partners are the European Science Foundation (ESF), the CNES Launcher Directorate (CNES-DLA), DLR Bremen , the National Nuclear Laboratory (NNL), Thales Alenia Space Italia, Snecma, Sagem and the Keldysh Research Center. More on the consortium partners can be found here.
The DEMOCRITOS consortium is organising a workshop. We hope that this workshop will be an opportunity to:
The workshop will take place on January 26-27 2016.
If you would like to participate to the DEMOCRITOS workshop and you have not received an invitation yet, please email democritos [at] esf.org and let us know.
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement 640347. This presentation reflects only the Consortium’s view. The EC/REA are not responsible for any use that may be made of the information it contains.