Laboratory of
Propulsion Engineering

Professor Masafumi Tanaka
Associate Professor Yoshinori Nakayama

Research Interests
Composite Solid Propellant Combustion
Advanced Solid Propellant Motors
Space Transportation Systems
Ion Thruster Grid Systems
Advanced Space Propulsion Systems


Rocket Firing Test Facility

High Vacuum Chamber
for space propulsion experiments

Questions and comments are welcome. Contact Us

Department of Aerospace Engineering
National Defense Academy

Hashirimizu 1-10-20, Yokosuka, Kanagawa, Japan, 239-8686
TEL:+81-46-841-3810 FAX:+81-46-844-5904