Orbital energy of natural satellites converted into permanent power for spacecraft

Pelaez Alvarez, Jesus (2009). Orbital energy of natural satellites converted into permanent power for spacecraft. "Acta Futura" ; pp. 71-79. ISSN 2309-1940. https://doi.org/10.2420/AF03.2008.58.

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Title: Orbital energy of natural satellites converted into permanent power for spacecraft
Author/s:
  • Pelaez Alvarez, Jesus
Item Type: Article
Título de Revista/Publicación: Acta Futura
Date: 2009
ISSN: 2309-1940
Subjects:
Faculty: E.T.S.I. Aeronáuticos (UPM)
Department: Física Aplicada a la Ingeniería Aeronáutica [hasta 2014]
Creative Commons Licenses: Recognition - No derivative works - Non commercial

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Abstract

Significant amounts of energy can be obtained by deorbiting any of the inner Jovian moonlets (Metis, Adrastea, Amalthea , Thebe). From a practical point of view Metis, the innermost moonlet, is the preferable to be deorbited with a bare, self-balanced, electrodynamic tether.

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Item ID: 52093
DC Identifier: http://oa.upm.es/52093/
OAI Identifier: oai:oa.upm.es:52093
DOI: 10.2420/AF03.2008.58
Official URL: http://m.esa.int/gsp/ACT/doc/ACTAFUTURA/AF03/ACT-BOK-AF03.pdf
Deposited by: Memoria Investigacion
Deposited on: 05 Mar 2019 12:37
Last Modified: 05 Mar 2019 12:37
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