Accession Number : AD0670724

Title :   TECHNOLOGY FEASIBILITY SPACECRAFT (TFS) TECHNOLOGY REPORT. VOLUME IV. STERILIZATION AND BIOASSAY.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : MARTIN MARIETTA CORP DENVER COLO DENVER DIV

Personal Author(s) : McKinney,R.

Report Date : FEB 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 57

Abstract : The purpose of this portion of the Technology Feasibility Spacecraft (TFS) Program was to gain experience in the conduct of bioassays to be used in accurately estimating the incremental and total microbial burden occurring during the assembly and test of a full-scale spacecraft. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SPACECRAFT, BIOASSAY), STERILIZATION, BIOMETRY, BIOCHEMISTRY, SAMPLERS, COUNTING METHODS, SAMPLING, COLLECTING METHODS, PEPTONES, GELS, CULTURE MEDIA, CLEAN ROOMS, LAMINAR FLOW, CLEANING, ULTRASONIC RADIATION, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, CONTAMINATION, PERSONNEL, TRAINING

Subject Categories : Biochemistry
      Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE