What is a Resonant Cavity Thruster (EmDrive)?

  • 0 Replies
  • 420 Views

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

*

Offline AndroidNeox

  • Sr. Member
  • ****
  • 258
    • View Profile
What is a Resonant Cavity Thruster (EmDrive)?
« on: 01/09/2016 21:32:45 »
My gut instinct is to file this with perpetual motion. But, it keeps coming back in news articles.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RF_resonant_cavity_thruster

http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/emdrive-nasa-eagleworks-paper-has-finally-passed-peer-review-says-scientist-know-1578716

It would violate conservation of momentum, as I understand it.
« Last Edit: 01/09/2016 22:08:27 by chris »