Accession Number:

AD0263821

Title:

EFFECTS OF MICROMETEORITES ON SPACE VEHICLES. AN ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY

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LOCKHEED MISSILES AND SPACE CO SUNNYVALE CALIF

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Report Date:

1961-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

The references included in this publication were gathered to present information on the effects of cosmic dust, micrometeorites, and meteorites on space vehicles. The erosive effects of micrometeorites and cosmic dust are included. Also included are the penetration effects of meteorites. Information on the effects of erosi n and penetration on thermal contract surfaces, effects on structures and effects on optical devices were included. Theoretical and experimental research on erosion and penetration were also included. References are arranged alphabetically by author. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE