|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||244/1R ; 455/111 ; 244/30 ; 244/62|
|발명자 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 24 인용 특허 : 4|
The system includes a platform assembly which includes a plurality of helium airships for support of an emitting electrode to produce a large amount of electrical charges, in the form of electrons, into the surrounding atmosphere. The electrons may be generated by various means, including field induced emission and ultraviolet induced emission and ionization. Also provided are a large bank of solar cells to produce the necessary power for the assembly and a propulsion system, either a propeller system or an ion engine. A positive electrode may also be in...
A high altitude telecommunications system, comprising: a plurality of telecommunication assemblies, each assembly comprising a platform assembly and means providing a telecommunication link with other telecommunications assemblies in said plurality thereof, the telecommunications assemblies being stationed in the stratosphere with respect to a fixed location on earth and positioned relative to each other so as to provide at least a region of global communications coverage; and an ion engine assembly for each platform assembly capable of operation in the ...