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Human Spaceflight with Website / Edition 1

Human Spaceflight with Website / Edition 1


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ISBN-13: 9780077230289
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date: 05/25/2007
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 1035
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: An Introduction to Human Spaceflight
Chapter 2: Designing Human Space Missions
Chapter 3: The Space Environment – Hazards and Effects
Chapter 4: Surface Environments
Chapter 5: Physiology of Spaceflight
Chapter 6: Human Factors of Crewed Spaceflight
Chapter 7: Psychology of Spaceflight
Chapter 8: Safety of Crewed Spaceflight
Chapter 9: Orbit Selection and Astrodynamics
Chapter 10: Entry, Descent, Landing, and Ascent
Chapter 11: Designing and Sizing Space Elements
Chapter 12: Transfer, Entry, Landing, and Ascent Vehicles
Chapter 13: Designing, Sizing, and Integrating a Surface Base
Chapter 14: Planetary Surface Vehicles
Chapter 15: In-situ Resources
Chapter 16: Thermal Control
Chapter 17: Environmental Control and Life Support Systems (ECLSS)
Chapter 18: Crew Accommodations
Chapter 19: Attitude Determination and Control
Chapter 20: Designing Power Systems
Chapter 21: Structures
Chapter 22: Extravehicular Activity (EVA) Systems
Chapter 23: Space Robotics
Chapter 24: Propulsion Systems
Chapter 25: Selecting Launch and Transfer Vehicles
Chapter 26: Mission Operations for Crewed Spaceflight
Chapter 27: Command, Control, and Communications Architecture
Chapter 28: Space Logistics Support
Chapter 29: Estimating the Cost of Crewed Space Systems
Chapter 30: International Crewed Missions
Chapter 31: Mars Design Example
Appendix A: Inertias of Geometric Primitives
Appendix B: Explanation of Earth Satellite Parameters
Glossary of Acronyms

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