American Society of Civil Engineers


Space 98


by Rodney G. Galloway, (editor), (Ballistic Missile Technology Program Office, AFRL/VSDD, Kirtland AFB, NM) and Stanley Lokaj, (editor), (Ballistsic Missile Technology Program Office, AFRL/VSDD, Kirtland AFB, NM)
Reston, VA: American Society of Civil Engineers, 978-0-7844-0339-6 / 0-7844-0339-2, 1998, 847 pp., (doi:  http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784403396)     (Barcode: RMI MK31584)

Conference information: Sixth ASCE Specialty Conference and Exposition on Engineering, Construction, and Operations in Space; April 26-30, 1998, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

ASCE sponsor: Aerospace Division

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Document type: Books - Conference Proceedings
Abstract: Proceedings of Space 98: Sixth International Conference and Exposition on Engineering, Construction, and Operations in Space, held in Albuquerque, New Mexico, April 26-30, 1998. This collection contains 100 papers intended to encourage and stimulate planning, positive and productive interactions, and development of needed technologies and expertise for exploration of space. Topics include: access to space and future activities worldwide; dynamics and control of space structures; space tourism; commercialization and commercial projects in space; international space station; Mir Orbital Station; simulation of space, lunar, and Martian environments, gravity, and soil on earth; siting and constructing of extraterrestrial bases; characterization, mining, and use of in situ materials of the Moon, Mars, and asteroids in concrete and other forms; and habitats and controlled ecological life support systems.


ASCE Subject Headings:
Construction
Space exploration
Space stations