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J. Laue, “Status of Tethered Satellite System (TSS) Development,” In Second International Conference on Tethers in Space, Conference Proceedings, Bologna, Italy (1987).
A. Barnett and S. Olbert, “Radiation and Waves by a Conducting Body moving through a Magnetized Plasma,” J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 91, pp. 117–135 (Sept. 1986).
J. Wang and D.E. Hastings, “The Radiation Impedance of an Electrodynamic Tether with End Connectors,” Geophys. Res. Letters, Vol. 14, May 1987, pp. 519–522.
J. Sanmartin, M. Martinez-Sanchez, and E. Ahedo, “Bare Wire Anodes for Electrodynamic Tethers,” Unpublished manuscript submitted to the AIAA Journal (1990).
M. Gerver, D.E. Hastings, and M. Oberhardt, “Theory of Plasma Contactors in Ground-based Experiments and Low Earth Orbit,” J. of Spacecraft and Rockets, Vol. 27, pp. 391–402 (1990).
D. Parks and I. Katz, “Theory of Plasma Contactors for Electrodynamic Tethered Satellite Systems,” J. of Spacecraft and Rockets, Vol. 24, pp. 245–249 (1987).
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E. Ahedo, M. Martinez-Sanchez, and J. Sanmartin, “Current Collection by an Active Spherical Electrode in an Unmagnetized Plasma,” Unpublished manuscript submitted to the Physics of Fluids (B) (1990).
D.E. Hastings, “Theory of Plasma Contactors used in the Ionosphere,” J. of Spacecraft and Rockets, Vol. 24, pp. 250–256 (1987).
D.E. Hastings and N. Gatsonis, “Plasma Contactors for use with Electrodynamic Tethers for Power Generation,” Acta Astronautica, Vol. 17, No. 8, pp. 827–836 (1988).
R.I Samanta Roy and D.E. Hastings, “A Theory of Plasma Contactor Neutral Gas Emissions for Electrodynamics Tethers,” To be published in the J. of Spacecraft and Rockets (1991).
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M. Martinez-Sanchez, D. Rivas, J. Prall, D.E. Hastings, and R. Estes, “A Systems Study of a 100 kW Electrodynamic Tether, ”NASA Contract NAS-3-24669 Final Report (1988).
M. Green, D. Wheelock, and M. Baginski, “Electrodynamics of the Getaway Tether Experiment,” J. of Spacecraft and Rockets, Vol. 26, pp. 452–459 (1989).
R.I. Samanta Roy and D.E. Hastings, “A Systems Analysis of Electrodynamic Tethers,” Submitted to the J. of Spacecraft and Rockets (1991).