American Society of Civil Engineers


Engineering, Construction, and Operations in Space III


by Willy Z. Sadeh, (editor), (Prof., Center for Engineering Infrastructure and Science in Space, Colorado State Univ., Ft. Collins, CO), Stein Sture, (editor), M.ASCE, (Prof., Center for Space Construction, Dept. of CEAE, Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO), and Russell J. Miller, (editor), M.ASCE, (Res. Prof., Center for Space Mining, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO)
New York, NY: American Society of Civil Engineers, 978-0-87262-868-7 / 0-87262-868-X, 1992, 2513 pp., 2 vols.     (Barcode: RMI MK31542)

Conference information: Space ’92, Third International Conference; May 31-June 4, 1992, Denver, Colorado, United States

ASCE sponsor: Aerospace Division ; Construction Institute (CI)

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Document type: Books - Conference Proceedings
Abstract: This proceedings, Engineering, Construction and Operations in Space III, consists of over 200 papers presented at Space ’92, the Third International Conference on Engineering, Construction and Operations in Space held in Denver, Colorado on May 31-June 4, 1992. The papers focus on 18 diversified technical areas. Some of these areas cover such topics as: 1) Planetary surface structures on the Moon and Mars; 2) space resources and in situ materials utilization; 3) space energy; 4) space mining and excavation; 5) space automation and robotics; 6) life support systems; 7) lunar-based astronomy; and 8) space education. A special session was devoted to graduate student papers.


ASCE Subject Headings:
Moon
Space exploration
Automation
Space construction
Mining