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Accession Number N20130010501
Title Aerospace Power Technology for Potential Terrestrial Applications.
Publication Date May 2012
Media Count 5p
Personal Author V. J. Lyons
Abstract Aerospace technology that is being developed for space and aeronautical applications has great potential for providing technical advances for terrestrial power systems. Some recent accomplishments arising from activities being pursued at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Centers is described in this paper. Possible terrestrial applications of the new aerospace technology are also discussed.
Keywords Aerospace systems
Energy conversion
Energy storage
International space station
Nasa programs
Renewable energy
Solar arrays
Solar generators
Stirling engines
Systems engineering
Technology utilization

Source Agency National Aeronautics and Space Administration
NTIS Subject Category 54 - Astronomy & Astrophysics
97 - Energy
84 - Space Technology
Corporate Author National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Cleveland, OH. NASA John H. Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field.
Document Type Conference proceedings
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1319
Contract Number N/A

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