Accession Number:

AD0266034

Title:

THE SPACE ENVIRONMENT AND ITS INTERACTIONS WITH LIQUID PROPELLANTS AND THEIR STORAGE SYSTEMS,

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Corporate Author:

LITTLE (ARTHUR D) INC CAMBRIDGE MASS

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Report Date:

1961-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

109.0

Abstract:

Contents Magnetic Fields in Space The Vacuum of Space--Particles in space Simulation of the space vacuum Effects of the space vacuum upon the storage of liquid propellants The Effects of Zero G Upon Storage of Liquid Propellants Electromagnetic Radiation in Space--Electromagnetic radiation Interactions of electromagnetic radiation with the propellant storage system Particulate Radiation in Space--Particulate radiation environment-solar winds - solar flares - Van Allen radiation Interactions of particulate radiation with a propellant and its storage system Meteroids in Space--Meteroid environment Interactions of meteroids with space vehicles Bibliography.

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE