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Earth and Space 2008

Earth and Space 2008

Earth and Space 2008

Engineering, Science, Construction, and Operations in Challenging Environments

Edited by Wieslaw K. Binienda

2008 / 1957 pp.

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$165.00 List / $123.75ASCE Member
Stock No. 40988 / ISBN: 9780784409886

Proceedings of the 11th Biennial International Conference on Engineering, Science, Construction, and Operations in Challenging Environments, held in Long Beach, California, March 3-5, 2008. Sponsored by the Aerospace Division of ASCE.

This collection contains 211 papers on issued related to challenging environments.

Topics include:

  •  structures;
  •  materials;
  •  dynamics and controls;
  •  field and remote sensing and robotics;
  •  space engineering and construction;
  •  aerodynamics;
  •  advanced space systems;
  •  lunar and Martian exploration and development;
  •  granular materials, including lunar and Martian soils/regolith;
  •  in situ resource utilization and development;
  •  international space station;
  •  human exploration and development of space;
  •  research in space environments;
  •  space exploration and transportation;
  •  fluid distribution and flow in porous media;
  •  life-support systems;
  •  space architecture and operations;
  •  space power;
  •  space science;
  •  space commercialization;
  •  engineering and science in Earth-based extreme regions; and
  •  measurement in challenging environments.

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