Spacecraft Environment Interactions

Code
XE35SEI
Semester
Summer
Range
2+2s
Occupied
0
Credits
7
Completion
Assessment + Examination
Language
English
Lectures contents

1.Spacecraft encounter
2.Spacecraft interact with environment.
3.Methods for overcome harmful effects on the spacecraft.
4.Spacecraft outgasing.
5.Risk of contamination of surfaces.
6.Spacecraft in an extreme thermal environment.
7.Expose of high energetic radiation.
8.Effect of radiation to solar panel and electronics.
9.Risk of spacecraft with colliding with micrometeoroids and orbital debris.
10.Risk in lower orbits.
11.Chemical reaction on the surface of the spacecraft.
12.Electrically charged by plasma of spacecraft.
13.Effect of electrostatic discharge to electronics instruments.