First Symposium Surface Effects on Spacecraft Materials; Held at Palo Alto, California May 12 and 13, 1959, Sponsored By Air Research and Development Command U.S. Air Force and Missiles and Space Division, Lockheed Aircraft Corporation

By: Clauss, Francis J., Editor

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xv + 403 pp. Illus. From the early days of space exploration. Topics include Effect of Surface Thermal-Radiation; Temperature Control of the Explorers and Pioneers; Emissivity of Materials Near Room Temperature; Vanguard Emittance Studies at NRL; Materials Sublimation and Surface Effects in High Vacuum; Surface Phenomena and Friction; Measurements of Extreme Ultraviolet Solar Radiation and Associated Photoelectric Emissions from Solids; Interplanetary Dust Distribution and Erosion Effects; Atomic and Molecular Sputtering, and much more. Dark red cloth cover is lightly bumped, gilt spine faded but still just legible. Small marks on eps, last few pages uncut, pg 3341-366 small dog ear, otherwise good.; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Title: First Symposium Surface Effects on Spacecraft Materials; Held at Palo Alto, California May 12 and 13, 1959, Sponsored By Air Research and Development Command U.S. Air Force and Missiles and Space Division, Lockheed Aircraft Corporation

Author Name: Clauss, Francis J., Editor

Categories: Phys.Science/Math/Engineering,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: (New York), John Wiley & Sons: 1960

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 000580

Keywords: Engineering; Outer Space,