Accession Number:

AD0651390

Title:

LECTURES IN AEROSPACE MEDICINE, 16-20 JANUARY 1961

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

SCHOOL OF AEROSPACE MEDICINE BROOKS AFB TX

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1961-01-20

Pagination or Media Count:

612.0

Abstract:

Contents Biophysics of the space environment Celestial bodies-- the sun, the moon, Mars and Venus The upper atmosphere as observed with rockets and satellites Corpuscular radiations in space Jet streams of solar flames Bioradiology in space and in the laboratory Propulsion systems The status of mans advance on the vertical frontier The G spectrum in space flight dynamics Sealed cabin experimentation Experimental approach to the psychophysiological problem of manned space vehicle Biological systems in space vehicles Sterilization of space vehicles The problem of mutual contamination Future manned aircraft Medical support at missile bases Biological experiments with space probes Radiobiological experiments in Discoverer satellites physical dosimetry Clostridia spore labilization a biological system to quantitate radiation The effect of space flights on living human cells aboard the Discoverer vehicle Experiments with photosynthetic organisms in Discoverer vehicles Dyna-soar pilot training Future extended space operations Legal problems of future space explorations and travel.

Subject Categories:

  • Astrophysics
  • Radiobiology
  • Stress Physiology
  • Astronautics
  • Manned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE