Earth and Space 2018: Engineering for Extreme Environments

This collection contains 115 peer-reviewed papers on the expanding scope of engineering in the exploration of space and challenging regions on Earth. Topics include: regolith geotechnics, physical properties, and simulants; interactions between regolith, tools, rovers, and rocket exhaust; regolith as construction material; planetary drilling, excavation, and surface sampling; civil engineering in space; architecture; acquisition, processing, and utilization of natural space materials (in situ resource utilization, or ISRU); mechanical behavior of advanced materials; hydraulic and earth structures under extreme conditions; smart structures and sensors; structure diagnostic and monitoring methods; advanced structures and actuators; seismic, tidal, and artificial loading on structures; and structure systems in challenging environments. This collection is of interest to engineers, scientists, educators, and other professionals working in extreme environments on Earth and in space.


  • English

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  • Media Type: Web
  • Pagination: 1251p

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  • Accession Number: 01851309
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 9780784481899
  • Files: TRIS, ASCE
  • Created Date: Jul 14 2022 11:32AM