Satellite Thermal Control for Systems Engineers (Google eBook)

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AIAA, 1998 - Artificial satellites - 274 pages
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Contents

Satellite Temperature and Thermal Energy Management
1
III Thermal Energy
4
Method of Thermal Control
6
V Thermal Interface Requirements
7
Heat Transfer
13
III Conduction
21
IV Convection
32
V Combined Modes of Heat Transfer
38
Satellite Thermal Analysis
91
II Thermal Energy Equation
92
III Thermal Model
100
IV Approximate Analytical Solutions
106
V Transients
123
Thermal Control Hardware
147
III Surface Coatings and Finishes
154
IV Heat Pipes
164

Radiation in Thermal Control
45
III Satellite Enclosures
56
IV Optical Properties
58
Heating Fluxes
67
III Ascent Heating
68
IV Orbit Environment Heating Fluxes
71
V Orbit Normal Incident Fluxes
73
VI Charged Particles
87
V Louvers
199
VI Heaters and Heater Control
233
Thermal Verification Tests
243
III Testing with Temperature Margins
255
IV Typical Verification Tests
256
Index
259
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