Accession Number:

ADA214603

Title:

Spacecraft Environmental Anomalies Handbook

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Oct 1987-Aug 1989

Corporate Author:

JET PROPULSION LAB PASADENA CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1989-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

296.0

Abstract:

Anomalies on spacecraft can be avoided by understanding their mechanisms and causes. This handbook discusses single event upsets SEUs, surface charging and discharging, and internal or deep dielectric charging along with methods available for the reduction or elimination of the effects they can cause in spacecraft. Keywords Integrated circuits Anomalies Space systems Radiation hardening Synchronous satellites.

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment
  • Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE