Accession Number : AD0686428

Title :   THE ORIGIN OF DEPOSITS FORMED ON THE SURFACE OF THERMAL CONTROL MATERIALS BY THE ACTION OF EXTREME ULTRAVIOLET RADIATION.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept. Jul 65-Apr 68,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE FLIGHT DYNAMICS LAB WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Mangold,Vernon L.

Report Date : FEB 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 30

Abstract : The phenomenon of surface deposits formed on selected white thermal control samples during extreme ultraviolet irradiation has been investigated. Information obtained in this experimental program indicates that the surface deposit was unique to the coating sample and not the result of the environmental chamber system contamination. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ORGANIC COATINGS, ULTRAVIOLET RADIATION), SPACECRAFT, THERMAL RADIATION, SPACE SIMULATION CHAMBERS, EMISSIVITY, ABSORPTION, REFLECTIVITY, DEPOSITS

Subject Categories : Coatings, Colorants and Finishes

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE