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Title Fundamentals of spacecraft thermal design / Edited by John W. Lucas
Published Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [1972]
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 599 pages) : illustrations
Series Progress in astronautics and aeronautics ; v. 29
Progress in astronautics and aeronautics ; v. 29
Contents ""Cover""; ""Title""; ""Copyright""; ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Editorial Committee for Volume 29""; ""I. Surface Radiation Properties""; ""I.1 Synthesis and Measurement""; ""Space Radiation Environmental Effects on Reactively Encapsulated Zinc Orthotitanates and Their Paints""; ""Coloration of MgO Single Crystals by Low Energy Protons�A Function of Selected Defects""; ""Reflectance Measurements of Dielectric Coatings on a Conductor Substrate""; ""Bidirectional Reflectance of a Randomly Rough Surface""; ""Bidirectional Reflectance Characteristics of Integrating Sphere Coatings""
""Design, Fabrication, and Testing of a Variable Conductance Heat Pipe for Equipment Thermal Control""""A Variable Conductance Heat-Pipe Flight Experiment""; ""IV. Thermal Design""; ""Apollo Telescope Mount/Thermal Systems Unit: Correlation of Predicted Data and Test Results""; ""Radiative, Ablative, and Active Cooling Thermal Protection Studies for the Leading Edge of a Fixed-Straight Wing Space Shuttle""; ""Space Station Environmental Thermal Control System Definition""; ""Index to Contributors to Volume 29""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""
""Particulate Radiation Effects on the Solar Absorptance of Thermal Control Surfaces""""Long-Duration Exposure of Spacecraft Thermal Coatings to Simulated Near-Earth Orbital Conditions""; ""I.2 Contamination Effects""; ""Sensitivity of Thermal Surface Solar Absorptance to Particulate Contamination""; ""Measurement and Application of Contaminant Optical Constants""; ""Restoration of Degraded Spacecraft Surfaces Using Reactive Gas Plasmas""; ""I.3 Space Flight Effects""; ""Report on the Flight Performance of the Z-93 White Paint Used in the SERT II Thermal Control System""
""Radiation Degradation Analysis of Surveyor III Material""""Study of Thermal Control Surfaces Returned from Surveyor III""; ""II. Thermal Analysis""; ""Directional Property Effects on Radiant Heat Transfer and Equilibrium Temperature""; ""Radiant Heat Transfer between Nongray Surfaces""; ""Thermal Contact Conductance of Turned Surfaces""; ""Thermal Conductance of a Row of Cylinders Contacting Two Planes""; ""Re-entry Thermal Analysis of Variable Thickness Spherical Vehicles""; ""Coupling of Shape Change, Heating Distribution and Internal Conduction for Ablating Bodies""
""Temperature Uncertainties Associated with Spacecraft Thermal Analyses""""Spacecraft Thermal Design Verification through Modeling""; ""III. Heat Pipes""; ""Effects of Friction on the Sonic Velocity Limit in Sodium Heat Pipes""; ""Possible Application of Electro-Osmotic Flow Pumping in Heat Pipes""; ""Experimental Performance of Grooved Heat Pipes at Moderate Temperatures""; ""Operating Characteristics and Long Life Capabilities of Organic Fluid Heat Pipes""; ""Design and Performance of Noncondensible Gas Controlled Heat Pipes""; ""Feedback Controlled Variable Conductance Heat Pipes""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Space vehicles -- Thermodynamics -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Lucas, John W., 1923- editor
AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting (9th : 1971 : New York)
AIAA Thermophysics Conference (6th : 1971 : Tullahoma, Tenn.)
LC no. 72005605
ISBN 1600862845 (e-book)
9781600862847 (e-book)