Accession Number : ADA332278

Title :   Space System Environment Interactions Investigation.

Corporate Author : MAXWELL LABS INC LA JOLLA CA S-CUBED DIV

Personal Author(s) : Mandell, J. M. ; Jongeward, G. A. ; Kuharski, R. A. ; Davis, V. A.

PDF Url : ADA332278

Report Date : JUL 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 192

Abstract : This report describes work conducted for the first 4 1/2 years of a contract to support research into the interactions of space systems with the space environment. This report covers theoretical and calculational research in support of the SPEAR 3 program using the EPSAT and DynaPAC computer codes. Analysis of CHAWS and PASP Plus flight data is discussed.

Descriptors :   *SPACE ENVIRONMENTS, *SPACE SYSTEMS, EARTH ORBITS, PLASMAS(PHYSICS), ELECTRON DENSITY, SPACE SHUTTLES, WAKE, IONIZATION, SPACE FLIGHT, BREAKDOWN(ELECTRONIC THRESHOLD), SOUNDING ROCKETS.

Subject Categories : Astronautics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE