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Spacecraft Thermal Control

  • 1st Edition - August 6, 2012
  • Authors: J Meseguer, I Pérez-Grande, A Sanz-Andrés
  • Language: English
  • Hardback ISBN:
    9 7 8 - 1 - 8 4 5 6 9 - 9 9 6 - 3
  • eBook ISBN:
    9 7 8 - 0 - 8 5 7 0 9 - 6 0 8 - 1

Thermal control systems are an essential element of spacecraft design, ensuring that all parts of the spacecraft remain within acceptable temperature ranges at all times.… Read more

Spacecraft Thermal Control

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Thermal control systems are an essential element of spacecraft design, ensuring that all parts of the spacecraft remain within acceptable temperature ranges at all times. Spacecraft thermal control describes the fundamentals of thermal control design and reviews current thermal control technologies. The book begins with an overview of space missions and a description of the space environment, followed by coverage of the heat transfer processes relevant to the field. In the third part of the book, current thermal control technologies are described, and in the final part, design, analysis and testing techniques are reviewed.