Accession Number : AD0428066


Title :   MATERIALS FOR THE SPACE AGE,


Corporate Author : AERONAUTICAL SYSTEMS DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO


Personal Author(s) : Douglass,C W ; Cartolano,D H ; Colwick,Harold D ; Buchenauer,Robert L


Report Date : Sep 1963


Pagination or Media Count : 22


Abstract : The scope of the Air Force materials research effort encompasses all advanced system requirements, as reflected by analysis of their mission profile, for which materials capability does not exist. To portray the vital role of materials, a review is made of serveral typical advance system concepts. The most critical materials problems, as represented by primary system components within the major areas of primary and secondary structure, environmental protection, electronics and energy transfer systems are discussed. (Author)


Descriptors :   *SPACE ENVIRONMENTS , SYMPOSIA , SPACE FLIGHT , SEALS(STOPPERS) , STRUCTURAL COMPONENTS , CERAMIC MATERIALS , ELECTRONICS , SEALING COMPOUNDS , REFRACTORY METAL ALLOYS


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE