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  • Destination Marsby Rod Pyle; Robert Manning

    Prometheus Books 2012; US$ 11.99

    In the next decade, NASA, by itself and in collaboration with the European Space Agency, is planning a minimum of four separate missions to Mars. Clearly, exciting times are ahead for Mars exploration. This is an insider?s look into the amazing projects now being developed here and abroad to visit the legendary red planet. Drawing on his contacts at... more...

  • Re-Entryby C Morrow

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95

    Ballistic Missile and Aerospace Technology, Volume IV: Re-entry is a collection of manuscripts presented at the Sixth Symposium on Ballistic Missile and Aerospace Technology, held in Los Angeles, California, in August 1961. This book is organized into two parts encompassing nine chapters that highlight the re-entry vehicle design information and re-entry... more...

  • Optimal Space Trajectoriesby Jean-Pierre Marec

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95

    Studies in Astronautics, Volume 1: Optimal Space Trajectories focuses on the concept of optimal transfer and the problem of optimal space trajectories. It examines the relative performances of the various propulsion systems (classical and electrical propulsions) and their optimization (optimal mass breakdown), along with parametric and functional optimizations... more...

  • Torques and Attitude Sensing in Earth Satellitesby S. Fred Singer

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95

    Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, Volume 7: Torques and Attitude Sensing in Earth Satellites focuses on the possible torques that can affect the angular momentum of an Earth satellite. This book provides an understanding of the environment in which a satellite operates. Organized into 16 chapters, this volume starts with an overview of the application... more...

  • The Paths of Soaring Flightby Frank Irving

    World Scientific Publishing Company 1999; US$ 42.00

    This book is concerned with the sport of soaring, mainly with the mathematical basis of sailplane design and operation. It does not tell the beginner how to fly, but it will give an experienced pilot some background, with historical notes showing how ideas have evolved and could develop in the future. Some of the material is taken from OSTIV (Organisation... more...

  • Reports on Astronomyby Derek McNally

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 292.87

    IAU Transactions are published as a volume corresponding to each General Assembly. Volume A is produced prior to the Assembly and contains Reports on Astronomy, prepared by each Commission President. The intention is to summarize the astronomical results that have affected the work of the Commission since the production of the previous Reports... more...

  • Astronomieby Hannu Karttunen; Siegfried A. Marx; Pekka Kröger; Holger H. Lehmann; Heikki Oja; Markku Poutanen; Karl J. Donner

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 33.84

    Astronomie gibt eine ausgezeichnete, reich illustrierte Darstellung aller klassischen und modernen Teilgebiete dieser Wissenschaft. Dabei wird ebenso großer Wert auf die faszinierenden Beobachtungsergebnisse und die zugrundeliegenden physikalischen Vorgänge gelegt. Das Buch eignet sich damit gleichermaßen als Begleiter zur Astronomie-Vorlesung wie... more...

  • Fluglehreby R.v. Mises; K. Hohenemser

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 39.34

    Entwicklung des Flugwesens und der Fluglehre, Rekordtabelle 1. Bis zum. ersten Motorflug. Dem Franzosen ALPHONSE PENAUD gluckte um das Jahr 1870 die Entdeckung, daB ein Flugzeug, um in der Langsrichtung stabil zu sein, nur einer geeigneten Schwanz­ flosse - Dampfungsflache - bedarf. Er fand auch, daB die seitliche Unstabilitat durch Aufbiegen oder... more...

  • Advances in Aerospace Guidance, Navigation and Controlby Qi ping Chu; Bob Mulder; Daniel Choukroun; Erik-Jan van Kampen; Coen de Visser; Gertjan Looye

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 401.74

    Following the successful 1 st CEAS (Council of European Aerospace Societies) Specialist Conference on Guidance, Navigation and Control (CEAS EuroGNC) held in Munich, Germany in 2011, Delft University of Technology happily accepted the invitation of organizing the 2 nd  CEAS EuroGNC in Delft, The Netherlands in 2013. The goal of the conference is... more...

  • Space Shuttle 1981-2011by Sally Ride; Greg Freiherr; T.A. Heppenheimer; Air & Space Magazine

    Smithsonian 2014; US$ 9.95

    Space Shuttle 1981-2011 is a lavishly illustrated special edition celebrating the space shuttle era. In thirty years of operation, space shuttles were used in 135 different missions; this volume presents the adventure stories of many of these missions in the astronauts? own words. Additional contributions by space exploration writers cover the history... more...