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Accession Number N14-0000096
Title Radiant Barriers Save Energy in Buildings.
Publication Date Jan 2014
Media Count 2p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract Langley Research Center needed to coat the Echo 1 satellite with a fine mist of vaporized metal, and collaborated with industry to create 'radiant barrier technology.' In 2010, Ryan Garrett learned about a new version of the technology resistant to oxidation and founded RadiaSource in Ogden, Utah, to provide the NASA-derived technology for applications in homes, warehouses, gymnasiums, and agricultural settings.
Keywords Agriculture
Echo 1 satellite
Radiant flux density
Technology utilization
Thermal control coatings

Source Agency National Aeronautics and Space Administration
NTIS Subject Category 95E - Life Support Systems
89B - Architectural Design & Environmental Engineering
Corporate Author National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1416
Contract Number N/A

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