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Black Holes, Starships and Antimatter

15 Oct 2009, 23:40 UTC
Black Holes, Starships and Antimatter
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Some interesting papers by Prof. Louis Crane and his Ph.D student Shawn Westmoreland
Are Black Hole Starships Possible?
…the right answer being “Yes! But they’re really hard to actualise.”
A note on relativistic rocketry
…Shawn refines previous work on just how high an exhaust velocity can be achieved by an antimatter-matter pion-rocket. Previous estimates were surprisingly low – Ulrich [...]

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