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Accession Number DE2012-1033358
Title Design, Analysis, and Optimization of RTG for Solar Polar Mission.
Publication Date Jun 1979
Media Count 20p
Personal Author A. Schock A. Shostak H. Sookiazian
Abstract The paper presents the conceptual design of an RTG, employing stacked radioisotope heat source modules and silicon-germanium thermoelectric couples, for use on the joint NASA/ESA International Solar-Polar Mission, to be launched in early 1983. The use of ...
Keywords Design
Dynamic loads
Radioisotope heat sources
Solar arrays
Spacecraft power supplies
Thermonuclear generators

Source Agency Technical Information Center Oak Ridge Tennessee
NTIS Subject Category 77C - Nuclear Auxiliary Power Systems
84 - Space Technology
97O - Miscellaneous Energy Conversion & Storage
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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