American Society of Civil Engineers


Earth and Space 2010: Engineering, Science, Construction, and Operations in Challenging Environments


by Gangbing Song, Ph.D., (editor), (University of Houston, Houston, TX 77004) and Ramesh B. Malla, Ph.D., (editor), (University Of Connecticut, Storrs, CT)
Aerospace Division
Reston, VA: American Society of Civil Engineers, 978-0-7844-1096-7 (CD-Rom), 2010, 3862 pp., (doi:  http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784410967)     (Barcode: 488799524)

Conference information: 12th Biennial International Conference on Engineering, Construction, and Operations in Challenging Environments; and Fourth NASA/ARO/ASCE Workshop on Granular Materials in Lunar and Martian Exploration; March 14-17, 2010, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States

ASCE sponsor: Aerospace Division

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Document type: Books - Conference Proceedings - CD-ROM
Abstract: Proceedings of the 12th Biennial International Conference on Engineering, Construction, and Operations in Challenging Environments and the 4th NASA/ARO/ASCE Workshop on Granular Materials in Lunar and Martian Exploration, held in Honolulu, Hawaii, March 14-17, 2010. This collection contains 369 papers covering many technology areas. Topics include: structures, structural vibrations, dynamics and controls, smart structures, and intelligent sensors and actuators; exploration and utilization of extraterrestrial bodies; advanced materials for sustainable development; advanced issues and challenges in control of aerospace vehicles and structures; advanced topics in offshore wind turbine research; fluid dynamics and heat transfer in challenging environment; innovative techniques in structural health monitoring; nanotechnology in active materials; advanced technology in composite material processing; disaster mitigation; earthquake engineering; new developments and challenging issues in 21st engineering education in dynamics, dynamics, controls, and structures; field sensing and robotics; space engineering and construction; in situ resource utilization and development; human exploration and development of space; advanced space transportation systems; space environment; terrestrial and space architecture in challenging environments; space power systems; and engineering and science in earth-based extreme regions.


ASCE Subject Headings:
Aerospace engineering
Space exploration
Space construction
Structural engineering