Books in category Technology & Engineering – Aeronautics & Astronautics

  • Neutron Stars 1

    Neutron Stars 1
    P. Haensel, A.Y. Potekhin, D.G. Yakovlev

    This book describes all layers of neutron stars, from the surface to the core, with the emphasis on their structure and equation of state. Theories of dense matter are reviewed, and used to construct neutron star models.

  • The STEREO Mission

    The STEREO Mission
    Christopher Russell

    The STEREO mission uses twin heliospheric orbiters to track solar disturbances from their initiation to 1 AU. This book documents the mission, its objectives, the spacecraft that execute it and the instruments that provide the measurements, …

  • Buying the Big Jets

    Buying the Big Jets
    Paul Clark

    This Second Edition brings the picture fully up to date, incorporating new discussion on the strategies of low-cost carriers, and the significance of the aircraft cabin for long-haul operations.

  • The Composition of Matter

    The Composition of Matter
    R. von Steiger, G. Gloeckler, G.M. Mason

    This volume consists of papers developed from a joint ACE/ISSI symposium at the occasion of the eightieth birthday of Johannes Geiss.

  • Use of Extraterrestrial Resources for Human Space Missions to Moon or Mars

    Use of Extraterrestrial Resources for Human Space Missions to Moon or Mars
    DONALD Rapp

    This book carries out approximate estimates of the costs of implementing ISRU on the Moon and Mars.

  • Spacecraft Maximum Allowable Concentrations for Selected Airborne Volume 4

    Spacecraft Maximum Allowable Concentrations for Selected Airborne …, Volume 4
    Commission on Life Sciences, Subcommittee on Spacecraft Maximum Allowable Concentrations National Research Council

    This report is the fourth volume in the series Spacecraft Maximum Allowable Concentrations for Space Station Contaminants. The first volume was published in 1994 and the second and third in 1996.

  • Innovation and the Development of Flight

    Innovation and the Development of Flight
    Roger D. Launius

    This volume moves beyond a focus on the artifact to emphasize the broader role of the airplane and, more importantly, the entire technological system.

  • Gravity Geoid and Space Missions

    Gravity, Geoid and Space Missions
    Christopher Jekeli, Luisa M.C. Bastos, Joana Fernandes

    The lAG International Symposium on Gravity, Geoid, and Space Missions 2004 (GGSM2004) was lield in the beautiful city of Porto, Portugal, from 30 August to 3 September 2004.

  • U S Supersonic Commercial Aircraft

    U.S. Supersonic Commercial Aircraft:
    Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board, Committee on High Speed Research, National Research Council, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems

    This book examines aircraft design requirements, assesses the program's planning and progress, and recommends changes that will help the program achieve its overall objectives.

  • Modelling and Control of Mini Flying Machines

    Modelling and Control of Mini-Flying Machines
    Pedro Castillo Garcia, Rogelio Lozano, Alejandro Enrique Dzul

    The rapid development of control technology has an impact on all areas of the control discipline. The series offers an opportunity for researchers to present an extended exposition of new work in all aspects of industrial control.

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