Accession Number DE86015305
Title SUBSELENE: A Nuclear Powered Melt Tunneling Concept for High-Speed Lunar Subsurface Transportation Tunnels.
Publication Date 1986
Media Count 6p
Personal Author J. W. Neudecker J. D. Blacic J. C. Rowley
Abstract High-speed lunar surface transportation between manned scientific, commercial, or logistical facilities will require subsurface tunnels because humans must be shielded from Galactic Cosmic Ray and Solar Proton Event irradiations. We present a concept call ...
Keywords ERDA/420200
Moon
Subterrene Penetrators
Tunneling
Tunnels
Underground
 
Source Agency Technical Information Center Oak Ridge Tennessee
NTIS Subject Category 84B - Extraterrestial Exploration
50B - Civil Engineering
Corporate Author Los Alamos National Lab., NM.
Document Type Conference proceedings
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 8711
Contract Number W-7405-ENG-36

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