Accession Number DE2012-1033348
Title Mars Rover RTG Study.
Publication Date Oct 1989
Media Count 18p
Personal Author A. Schock
Abstract Presented at the 40th Congress of the IAF, Oct. 7-13, 1989 in Torremolinos, Malaga-Spain. The paper describes the design and analysis of Radioisotope Thermoelectric Generators (RTGs) for powering the Mars Rover vehicle, which is a critical element of the ...
Keywords Cooling systems
Design
Heat transfer
Mars surface
Radioisotope heat sources
Radioisotope thermoelectric generator (RTG)
Roving vehicles
Space missions
Thermoelectric generators


 
Source Agency Technical Information Center Oak Ridge Tennessee
NTIS Subject Category 77C - Nuclear Auxiliary Power Systems
84 - Space Technology
Corporate Author Fairchild Space Co., Germantown, MD.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1226
Contract Number N/A

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