Accession Number : ADP002119
Title : The Importance of Neutrals, Transient Effects, and the Earth's Magnetic Field on Sheath Structure,
Corporate Author : SCIENCE APPLICATIONS INC LA JOLLA CA
Personal Author(s) : Linson,L. M.
Report Date : 25 JAN 1983
Pagination or Media Count : 10
Abstract : Several aspects of theoretical treatments of the thickness of the sheath surrounding a large structure in low earth orbit that have received only minimal attention are discussed.
Descriptors : *Plasma sheaths, *Thickness, Computations, *Spacecraft, Neutral, Transients, Earth(Planet), Magnetic fields, Ionization, Earth orbits, Low orbit trajectories
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE