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  • Humans in Outer Space - Interdisciplinary Perspectivesby Ulrike Landfester; Nina-Louisa Remuss; Kai-Uwe Schrogl; Jean-Claude Worms

    Springer Fachmedien 2010; US$ 129.00

    Following the first comprehensive transdisciplinary dialogue on humans in outer space which resulted in "Humans in Outer Space - Interdisciplinary Odysseys", the European Science Foundation (ESF), the European Space Agency (ESA), and the European Space Policy Institute (ESPI) have continued and deepened this transdisciplinary dialogue, which... more...

  • Field Propulsion System for Space Travelby Takaaki Musha; Yoshinari Minami

    Bentham Science Publishers 2011; US$ 25.00

    This e-book presents an overview of field propulsion systems for the use of space travel and interstellar travel. Such systems include warp drive and antigravity schemes, and rely on momentum transfer from the spacecraft to the external force field and from there to other masses in the cosmos in order to satisfy conservation of momentum. This cannot... more...

  • THE SCIENTIFIC INDIANby A. P. J. ABDUL KALAM; Y. S. Rajan

    Penguin Books Ltd 2010; Not Available

    Nuclear capability; self-sufficiency in food production; an array of indigenous satellites and missiles; an unmanned Moon mission?India?s achievements in the scientific domain in recent years have been spectacular. But; according to the country?s best-known scientist A.P.J. Abdul Kalam and his close associate Y.S. Rajan; we?ve only just begun. In a... more...

  • Space Invadersby Michel van Pelt

    Springer 2010; US$ 27.50

    Manned space programs attract the most media attention, and it is not hard to understand why: the danger, the heroism, the sheer adventure we as earthbound observers can imagine when humans are involved. But robotic missions deserve a respectful and detailed history and analysis of their own, and this book provides it. Instead of describing one specific... more...

  • Making Starships and Stargatesby James F. Woodward

    Springer 2012; US$ 44.95

    To create the exotic materials and technologies needed to make stargates and warp drives is the holy grail of advanced propulsion. A less ambitious, but nonetheless revolutionary, goal is finding a way to accelerate a spaceship without having to lug along a gargantuan reservoir of fuel that you blow out a tailpipe. Tethers and solar sails are conventional... more...

  • The Soyuz Launch Vehicleby Christian Lardier; Stefan Barensky

    Springer 2013; US$ 44.95

    "The Soyuz Launch Vehicle" tells the story, for the first time in a single English-language book, of the extremely successful Soyuz launch vehicle. Built as the world’s first intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), Soyuz was adapted to launch not only Sputnik but also the first man to orbit Earth, and has been in service for over... more...

  • Reliability Analysis of Dynamic Systemsby Bin Wu

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 120.00

    Featuring aerospace examples and applications, Reliability Analysis of Dynamic Systems presents the very latest probabilistic techniques for accurate and efficient dynamic system reliability analysis. While other books cover more broadly the reliability techniques and challenges related to large systems, Dr Bin Wu presents a focused discussion... more...

  • General Aviation Aircraft Designby Snorri Gudmundsson

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 149.99

    Find the right answer the first time with this useful handbook of preliminary aircraft design. Written by an engineer with close to 20 years of design experience, General Aviation Aircraft Design: Applied Methods and Procedures provides the practicing engineer with a versatile handbook that serves as the first source for finding answers to realistic... more...

  • Rocket Manby David A. Clary

    Hyperion 2003; US$ 9.99

    More famous in his day than Einstein or Edison, the troubled, solitary genius Robert H. Goddard (1882-1945) was the American father of rocketry and space flight, launching the world's first liquid-fuel rockets and the first powered vehicles to break the sound barrier. Supported by Charles Lindbergh and Harry Guggenheim, through fiery, often explosive,... more...

  • The Aerodynamics of Heavy Vehicles: Trucks, Buses, and Trainsby Rose McCallen; Fred Browand; James Ross

    Springer 2013; US$ 319.00

    This book includes the carefully edited contributions to the 'United Engineering Foundation Conference: The Aerodynamics of Heavy Vehicles: Trucks, Buses and Trains', held in Monterey, California from December 2-6, 2002. This conference brought together 90 leading engineering researchers discussing the aerodynamic drag of heavy vehicles. The... more...