Badescu, Viorel


Badescu, Viorel - Mars, ebook


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Table of contents

1. Power System Options for Mars Surface Exploration: Past, Present and Future
Simon D. Fraser

2. Available Solar Energy and Weather Forecasting on Mars Surface
Viorel Badescu

3. Weather Influence on PV Solar Cells Operation on Mars
Viorel Badescu

4. Electric Power Generation on Mars Using Photovoltaic Helium Balloons
Pini Gurfil, Joseph Cory

5. Weather Influence on Solar Thermal Power Plants Operation on Mars
Viorel Badescu

6. Fuel Cell Power System Options for Mars Surface Mission Elements
Simon D. Fraser

7. The Evolution of Nuclear Power Generation for Mars
Liviu Popa-Simil

8. Distributed Power Sources for Mars
George H. Miley, Xiaoling Yang, Eric Rice

9. Advanced Nuclear Compact Structures for Power Generation on Mars
Liviu Popa-Simil

10. New Solutions for Nuclear Energy and Flights on Mars
Alexander A. Bolonkin

11. Geothermal Energy on Mars
Paul Morgan

12. Comparative Analysis of Power System Architectures: The Case of Human Mars Surface Missions
Matthew Silver, Wilfried Hofstetter, Chase Cooper, Jeffrey Hoffman

13. Economics of Energy on Mars
Joseph E. Palaia, Mark S. Homnick, Frank Crossman, Alexander Stimpson, John Truett

14. Tumbleweed: A New Paradigm for Surveying the Surface of Mars for In-situ Resources
Kimberly R. Kuhlman, Alberto Behar, Jack Jones, Penelope Boston, Jeffrey Antol, Gregory Hajos, Warren Kelliher, Max Coleman, Ronald Crawford, Lynn Rothschild, Martin Buehler, Greg Bearman, Daniel W. Wilson

15. Drilling and Excavation for Construction and In-Situ Resource Utilization
Kris Zacny, Yoseph Bar-Cohen

16. In Situ Utilization of Indigenous Resources
Donald Rapp

17. Available Resources and Energy Sources from Mars Rock and Soil
Yuuki Yazawa, Takashi Mikouchi, Hiroshi Takeda

18. On-Site Resources Availability for Space Agriculture on Mars
Masamichi Yamashita, Hirofumi Hashimoto, Hidenori Wada

19. Utilization of Regolith for Manufacturing Construction Material on Mars
Yoji Ishikawa

20. Perspectives on the Utilization of Martian Iron and Carbon Dioxide
J. Marvin Herndon

21. Mars Aqueous Processing System
Mark Berggren, Robert Zubrin, Cherie Wilson, Heather Rose, Stacy Carrera

22. Fundamentals of Human Physical Growth on Mars
Enrique Canessa

23. Artificial Environments on Mars
Alexander A. Bolonkin

24. Self-sustaining Martian Colonies Utilizing the North Polar Ice Cap and the Atmosphere
James Powell, George Maise, Jesse Powell, John Paniagua

25. Mars Climate Engineering Using Orbiting Solar Reflectors
Colin R. McInnes

26. Ecopoiesis and Liquid Water Transportation on Mars
Viorel Badescu, Dragos Isvoranu, Richard B. Cathcart

Keywords: Engineering, Energy Technology, Extraterrestrial Physics, Space Sciences, Planetology, Aerospace Technology and Astronautics, Astronomy, Observations and Techniques

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