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Spacecraft power technologies

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Published by Imperial College Press, Distributed by World Scientific in London, Singapore, River Edge, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Space vehicles -- Electric equipment.,
  • Space vehicles -- Auxiliary power supply.,
  • Electric power systems.,
  • Space vehicles.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementA.K. Hyder ... [et al.].
    SeriesSpace technology ;, v. 1, Space technology (London, England) ;, v. 1.
    ContributionsHyder, A. K.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL1100 .S633 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 476 p. :
    Number of Pages476
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3319487M
    ISBN 101860941176
    LC Control Number2004270876
    OCLC/WorldCa43674233

    A spacecraft is a vehicle or machine designed to fly in outer space.A type of artificial satellite, spacecraft are used for a variety of purposes, including communications, Earth observation, meteorology, navigation, space colonization, planetary exploration, and transportation of humans and spacecraft except single-stage-to-orbit vehicles cannot get into space on their own, and. the evolving needs of our nation’s space program for decades to come. As the fl agship of our nation’s next-generation space fl eet, Orion will push the envelope of human spacefl ight far beyond low Earth orbit. Orion may resemble its Apollo-era predecessors, but its technology .

    A SURVEY OF POWER ELECTRONICS APPLICATIONS IN AEROSPACE TECHNOLOGIES M. David Kankam National Aeronautics and Space Administration Glenn Research Center Cleveland, Ohio Malik E. Elbuluk University of Akron Akron, Ohio ABSTRACT The insertion of power electronics in aerospace technologies is becoming widespread. The application. This book helps students to understand the concepts and examples of spaceflight, space vehicles, launch systems, and space operations. Basic concepts of space flight, high school math, physics, and science are brought to life as students study space exploration.

    Selection of Space Technology books to view or buy. The Nuclear Rocket: Making Our Planet Green, Peaceful and Prosperous (Apogee Books Space Series) (Paperback) by James Dewar (Author) (July ) Presenting a fundamentally different way of thinking about space programs and the role of nuclear rockets, this study argues for space exploration to be opened up for use by the common man. This book is intended to bridge the gap between formal engineering texts and more popularly accessible descriptions of electric power technology. I discovered this gap as a graduate student struggling to understand power systems—especially trans-mission and distribution systems—which had always fascinated me but which now.


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