Spacecraft Charging Effects on Satellites Following STARFISH Event
COMPUTER SCIENCES CORP EL SEGUNDO CA
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The purpose of this effort is to review spacecraft performance immediately before and after the STARFISH high-altitude nuclear test to determine whether the artificial electron environment produced by the nuclear burst may have caused any discernible spacecraft SC charging effects either through satellite telemetry or through data channels of on-board experiments.
- Nuclear Weapons
- Electricity and Magnetism
- Unmanned Spacecraft