A2_5 Deep Space 3: Power from afar

Mark Bryan, James Forster, Alex Stone


This paper discusses the use use of external power generation for the generation ship, and specifically the transmission of this power from the Sol system to the ship using either laser light or positrons to carry the energy to the ship as well as the methods for converting this transmitted power into energy the ship can use. It is determined that either method could work but both have severe drawbacks.

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