Breakthrough Propulsion Research
Presentation to STAIF 2 Conference, Albuquerque, NM, 19 April 2014, on 5-dimensional relativity
Back to the Future: Rise of the Scalar Field and its Implications
for Interstellar Travel, presentation
to Icarus Interstellar Starship
Congress, Dallas, TX, 18 August 2013. Watch the video on the
Icarus Youtube channel here. An
extended paper based on
the presentation was published by the Journal of the British
Interplanetary Socieity, v68, March/April 2015.
Paper and slides presented to AIAA Joint Propulsion Conference, Atlanta, GA, 30 July 2012, on electromagnetic control of spacetime and gravity.
Electromagnetic Control of
Spacetime and Gravity: The Hard Problem of Interstellar Travel (2012).
Review article published
in The Astronomical Review.
Variation of the Gravitational Constant in the Radiation-Dominated Universe (2011). Original research article published in Physics Research International
Review of Brandenburg's equation for the
gravitational constant (2009) in terms of the electron mass, the
proton mass, and the fine structure constant.
Paper and slides presented to Space, Propulsion, and Energy Sciences International Forum, Huntsville, AL, 26 February 2009, on five-dimensional relativity as a viable framework for breakthrough propulsion. Paper errata.
NASA Breakthrough Propulsion Physics report
NASA Report on the Challenge to Create the Space Drive