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Magnetohydrodynamic pump for Liquid Oxygen

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Feb13-13, 05:33 PM
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If you don't know what a magnetohydrodynamic pump is, look at this video:

Could you pump liquid oxygen with this? I'm pretty sure you cannot pass a current through liquid oxygen. However, I know LOX is paramagnetic, so maybe there's something there. Not quite sure how the dynamics would work out.

Is something like this in any way possible?
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