Herr M. Sc.

Francesco Romano

Akademischer Mitarbeiter: DISCOVERER: ABEP, IPT, birdcage, Helicon
Institut für Raumfahrtsysteme

Kontakt

+49 711 685-62399

Pfaffenwaldring 29
70569 Stuttgart
Deutschland

Sprechstunde

Einfach mir eine Email schicken!

Fachgebiet

Elektrische Raumfahrtantriebe

Atmosphärenatmendes elektrisches Antriebsystem mit induktiven Plasmatriebwerken

DISCOVERER H2020 EU Projekt, mehr  https://discoverer.space/

  • Induktive Plasmatriebwerke;
  • Helicon Plasma;
  • RF Antenne, Birdcage;
  • Einlassentwurf, DSMC;
  • Plasmabeschleunigung;
  • Induktiv beheizter Plasmagenerator, IPG6-S.

Mehr dazu hier.

F. Romano, G. Herdrich, et al. "Inductive Plasma Thruster (IPT) design for an Atmosphere-Breathing Electric Propulsion System (ABEP) ", 70th International Astronautical Congress (IAC), Washington D.C., USA, October 2019, IAC-19,C4,6,3,x49922. 

F. Romano, G. Herdrich, et al. "Inductive Plasma Thruster (IPT) for an Atmosphere- Breathing Electric Propulsion System: Design and Set in Operation", 36th International Electric Propulsion Conference (IEPC), Vienna, Austria, September 2019, IEPC-2019-A488.

S. Masillo, F. Romano, R. Soglia, G. Herdrich, P. Roberts et al. "Analysis of electrodeless plasma source enhancement by an externally applied magnetic field for an inductive plasma thruster (IPT)", 7th Russian-German Conference on Electric Propulsion, Rauischholzhausen, Germany, October 2018, A079.

F. Romano, G. Herdrich, P. C.E. Roberts, et al. "Advances on the Inductive Plasma Thruster Design for an Atmosphere-Breathing EP System", 69th International Astronautical Congress (IAC), Bremen, Germany, October 2018,  IAC-18.C4.6.4x46387.

F. Romano, G. Herdrich, T. Binder, A. Boxberger, C. Traub, S. Fasoulas, T. Schönherr, P. Roberts,  et al.,  "Effects of applied magnetic field on IPG6-S, test-bed for an ABEP-based inductive plasma thruster (IPT)", Space Propulsion 2018, Seville, Spain, 14-18/05/2018, SP2018 00412.

F. Romano, B. Massuti-Ballester, T. Binder, G. Herdrich, S. Fasoulas, T. Schönherr, "System analysis and test-bed for an atmosphere-breathing electric propulsion system using an inductive plasma thruster", Acta Astronautica 147:114-126, June 2018, DOI: 10.1016/j.actaastro.2018.03.031

F. Romano, G. Herdrich, S. Fasoulas, T. Schönherr, et al. "Performance Evaluation of a Novel Inductive Atmosphere-Breathing EP System", 35th International Electric Propulsion Conference (IEPC), Atlanta, USA, October 2017, IEPC-2017-184.

F. Romano, T. Binder, G. Herdrich, P. C.E. Roberts, et al. "System Analysis and Test-Bed for an Atmosphere-Breathing Electric Propulsion System using an Inductive Plasma Thruster", 68th International Astronautical Congress (IAC), Adelaide, Australia, September 2017,  IAC-17-C4,6,5,x41810.

 M. Dropmann, M. Ehresmann, A. S. Pagan, Q. H. Le, F. Romano, C. Montag, and G. Herdrich, "Low Power Arcjet Application for end of Life Satellite Servicing", 7th European Conference on Space Debris, At ESA/ESOC, Darmstadt, Germany, April 2017.

T. Binder, P.C. Boldini, F. Romano, G. Herdrich,  and S. Fasoulas, "Transmission Probabilities of Rarefied Flows in the Application of Atmosphere-Breathing Electric Propulsion", AIP Conference Proceedings, 1786, 190011 (2016), DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4967689

F. Romano, T. Binder, G. Herdrich, S. Fasoulas and T. Schönherr, "Intake Design for an Atmosphere-Breathing Electric Propulsion System", Space Propulsion 2016, Roma, Italy, 2-6/05/2016.

F. Romano, T. Binder, G. Herdrich, S. Fasoulas and T. Schönherr, "Air-Intake Design Investigation for an Air-Breathing Electric Propulsion System", 34th IEPC - International Electric Propulsion Conference, Kobe, Japan, 4-10/10/2015, July 2015.

T. Schönherr, K. Komurasaki, F. Romano, B. Massuti-Ballester, G. Herdrich, “Analysis of Atmosphere-Breathing Electric Propulsion”, IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, vol.43, no.1, Jan. 2015. 

F. Romano, B. Massuti-Ballester, T. Schönherr and G. Herdrich, “System Analysis and Test Bed for an Air-Breathing Electric Propulsion System”, 5th RGCEP - Russian-German Conference on Electric Propulsion and their Applications, Dresden, Germany, 07-12/09/2014, Sep. 2014.

  • Unkonventionelle Raumfahrtantriebe: "Atmosphere-Breathing Electric Propulsion", Master Studiengang.
  • Elektrische und unkonventionelle Raumfahrtantriebe: "Induktives Triebwerk und Hybridantriebe", Master Studiengang

1988 in Sassari, Italien geboren.
2007 Abitur Luftfahrttechnik, Udine, Italien.
2011 Bachelor in Luft- und Raumfahrttechnik, Universität Padua, Italien.
2012 Auslandssemester an der TU-Dresden, Luft-und Raumfahrttechnik, ERASMUS.
2013 Diplom in Orgel und Orgel Komposition an der Konservatorium Rovigo, Italien.
2013-14 Master Arbeit an der Universität Stuttgart, System Analysis and Test-Bed for an Air-Breathing Electric Propulsion System.
2014 Master in Luft- und Raumfahrttechnik, Universität Padua, Italien.
Seit November 2014 Promotion: “RAM Augmented Inductively Heated Plasma Thruster”.
2015 Preis „Freunde der Universität Stuttgart“ für die beste Master Arbeit.
Seit März 2018 Akademischer Mitarbeiter

als PDF-Datei (deutsch)
als PDF-Datei (englisch)

Zum Seitenanfang