NovaTech supports the aerospace industry with leading edge design, analysis, and testing services.  Our services have been used by the USAF and NASA in the development of both nuclear powered and solar powered rockets as well as space based nuclear power plants.  Our design experience, in-house analysis capabilities, and mechanical lab provide our customers with the resources to refine existing design or move forward in the development of new technologies.

Examples of the work we do in support of the aerospace industry


  • Thruster design
  • RTG’s and reactor power systems for space applications
  • Solar and nuclear bi-modal power/thrust systems
  • Space reactor shield design
  • Nuclear rockets
  • Solar rockets
  • Heat pipes and heat exchangers for aerospace thermal management systems
  • Rotating machinery analysis
  • Fluid analysis
  • Thermal analysis
  • Mechanical analysis
  • Mechanical design