Malcolm Macdonald,Viorel Badescu's The International Handbook of Space Technology (Springer PDF

By Malcolm Macdonald,Viorel Badescu

This entire guide offers an outline of area know-how and a holistic knowing of the system-of-systems that may be a sleek spacecraft.

With a foreword by way of Elon Musk, CEO and CTO of SpaceX, and contributions from globally prime employer specialists from NASA, ESA, JAXA, and CNES, in addition to eu and North American teachers and industrialists, this guide, in addition to giving an interdisciplinary evaluate, deals, via person self-contained chapters, extra targeted knowing of particular fields, ranging through:

·         release structures, buildings, energy, thermal, communications, propulsion, and software program, to

·         access, descent and touchdown, flooring section, robotics, and knowledge platforms, to

·         know-how administration, felony and regulatory matters, and undertaking management.

This instruction manual is an both priceless asset to these on a occupation course in the direction of the gap because it is to these already in the industry.

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