Accession Number : ADA308211

Title :   Radiation Effects Design Handbook: Section 2. Thermal-Control Coatings.

Descriptive Note : Contract rept.,

Corporate Author : BATTELLE MEMORIAL INST COLUMBUS OH RADIATION EFFECTS INFORMATION CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Broadway, N. J.

PDF Url : ADA308211

Report Date : JUN 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 196

Abstract : This document contains summarized information relating to steady-state radiation effects on thermal-control coatings. The radiation includes nuclear, charged particles and ultraviolet. The data will provide useful information to the design engineer responsible for choosing thermal-control coatings in space applications.

Descriptors :   *SPACECRAFT, *COMPOSITE MATERIALS, *PROTECTIVE COATINGS, *TEMPERATURE CONTROL, *RADIATION EFFECTS, *THERMAL INSULATION, GEOMAGNETISM, SPACE TECHNOLOGY, ULTRAVIOLET RADIATION, SPACE ENVIRONMENTS, TRAPPING(CHARGED PARTICLES), CHARGED PARTICLES, NUCLEAR RADIATION, RADIATION ABSORPTION, ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION, PAINTS, AURORAE, REFLECTANCE, SOLAR RADIATION, BINDERS, POLYURETHANE RESINS, HANDBOOKS, RADIATION DAMAGE, ALBEDO, EPOXY COATINGS, COSMIC RAYS, ORGANIC COATINGS, PROTON BOMBARDMENT.

Subject Categories : Coatings, Colorants and Finishes
      Laminates and Composite Materials
      Nuclear Radiation Shield, Protection & Safety
      Thermodynamics
      Unmanned Spacecraft
      Manned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE