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Author National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Microgravity Research.

Title Assessment of directions in microgravity and physical sciences research at NASA / Committee on Microgravity Research, Space Studies Board, Dvision on Engineering and Physical Sciences, National Research Council of the National Academies
Published Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 110 pages) : illustrations
Contents ""Frontmatter""; ""Preface""; ""Contents""; ""Executive Summary""; ""1 Introduction and Overview""; ""2 Fluid Physics Research Program""; ""3 Combustion Research Program""; ""4 Fundamental Physics Research Program""; ""5 Materials Science Research Program""; ""6 Biotechnology""; ""7 Emerging Areas: New Opportunities at the Nanoscale and at the Interface Between Biology and the Physical and Engineering Sciences""; ""8 Research Priorities""; ""Appendixes""; ""A Future Biotechnology Research on the International Space Station, Executive Summary1""; ""B Letter of Request from NASA""
Notes "Support for this project was provided by Contract NASW 01001 between the National Academy of Sciences and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration"--Title page verso
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration -- Research.
Physical sciences -- Research.
Reduced gravity environments -- Research.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0309508487 (pdf)
030952539X (electronic bk.)
9780309508483 (pdf)
9780309525398 (electronic bk.)