Accession Number : AD0684491

Title :   LIQUID HYDROGEN TECHNOLOGY,

Corporate Author : GENERAL DYNAMICS/ASTRONAUTICS SAN DIEGO CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Parmley,Richard T.

Report Date : SEP 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 316

Abstract : This report contains information on liquid hydrogen as related to its use as a propellant for space vehicles. The following 14 areas are included: Manufacture, Transporation, Hydrogen safety, Materials compatibility, Cryogenic insulation, Transfer, Cryogenic measurements, Propulsion methods, Sloshing, Vortexing, Propellant heating, Zero-gravity behavior, Space storage, Properties.

Descriptors :   (*HYDROGEN, *LIQUID ROCKET FUELS), MANUFACTURING, TRANSPORTATION, CRYOGENICS, ELECTRIC PROPULSION, ROCKET PROPULSION, SPACECRAFT NUCLEAR PROPULSION, SLOSHING, VORTICES, STORAGE, THERMODYNAMICS, CHEMICAL PROPERTIES, NUCLEAR PROPERTIES, CRYOGENIC PROPELLANTS

Subject Categories : Industrial Chemistry and Chemical Processing
      Organic Chemistry
      Physical Chemistry
      Liquid Rocket Propellants

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE