Beyond the Solar System

Beyond the Solar System

Exploring Galaxies, Black Holes, Alien Planets, and More; a History with 21
Activities Mary Kay Carson ... Cardboard shipping tube or poster board 2 small
cardboard tubes or posterboard Scissors Double-sided tape Chopstick with flat
edges .

Author: Mary Kay Carson

Publisher: Chicago Review Press

ISBN: 9781613745441

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 127

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Traces the evolution of mankind's astronomical knowledge from its origins to current findings, and features educational projects, profiles of famous astronomers, and a timeline of major discoveries.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Solar Energy Update

Solar Energy Update

2 tons of 3/4 " . 1 " diameter rocks . The system is expected to be operational in
February 1979. Solar system cost is $ 130,369 . ... The solar system will utilize
3080 ft 2 of flat plate collectors and a 4600 gal storage tank . ... The multi - sided
form that the masonry , steel , and wood structure takes developed in response to
the need for an unobtrusive mass that would supply ample surface for the solar ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015024361324

Category: Solar energy

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Categories: Solar energy

Exploring the Solar System

Exploring the Solar System

The flat surface has many closely spaced pits up to 2 m deep and 10–20 m
across. ... In contrast, the south polar cap has roughly circular depressions that
are more like Swiss cheese, with flat floors and ice steep‐sided walls. As the
layered ...

Author: Peter Bond

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781119384915

Category: Science

Page: 552

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An Exciting and Authoritative Account of the Second Golden Age of Solar System Exploration Award-winning author Peter Bond provides an up-to-date, in-depth account of the sun and its family in the 2nd edition of Exploring the Solar System. This new edition brings together the discoveries and advances in scientific understanding made during the last 60 years of solar and planetary exploration, using research conducted by the world's leading geoscientists, astronomers, and physicists. Exploring the Solar System, 2nd Edition is an ideal introduction for non-science undergraduates and anyone interested in learning about our small corner of the Milky Way galaxy.
Categories: Science

Spaceflight Mechanics 2001

Spaceflight Mechanics 2001

090 2 . 090 specular 0 . 100 0 . 005 diffuse 0 . 242 0 . 202 Y plate size ( m2 ) 2 .
110 specular 0 . 155 diffuse 0 . ... The four areas include one two - sided flat plate
to represent the solar panels and three two - sided flat plates to model the central
 ...

Author: Louis A. D'Amario

Publisher: American Astronautical Society

ISBN: 0877034877

Category:

Page: 2152

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Energy a Continuing Bibliography with Indexes

Energy  a Continuing Bibliography with Indexes

... 18 poz84 N78-21611 Double-sided solar cell package I was A-cas E-NPo-14
199-1) 19 poaag N78-22470 High efficiency solar ... N78-24.643 High efficiency,
long life terrestrial solar panel [NASA-cr-157060 ) 19 po q07 N78-24649
Automated array assembly, ... Sections 1-13, 14-25 & 26-38 17 poot, 2 A78-
11212 A detailed model of flat plate solar collectors 17 pool, 2 A78-11213 The
analysis, design ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015013034858

Category: Fuel

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Categories: Fuel

Satellite Power Systems SPS Concept Definition Study Volume 2 Part 1 System Engineering

Satellite Power Systems  SPS  Concept Definition Study  Volume 2  Part 1  System Engineering

CANDIDATE 1 • THERMAL PROBLEM SOLUTION : - POWER MODULE
DISTRIBUTED ON SOLAR ARRAY • POWER ... 2 FLAT PLATE
CONCENTRATOR WITH CONCENTRATION RATIO UP TO 2 . ... It is felt that an
advantage might be realized by a higher 74 SIDED FLAT FLAT TROUGH
SURFACE WINSTON SHAPE ...

Author: G. M. Hanley

Publisher:

ISBN: NASA:31769000504350

Category:

Page: 262

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Applied Energy and Environment Technologies and Materials

Applied Energy and Environment Technologies and Materials

Preface and Conference Organization Chapter 1: Development and Utilization of
Solar Energy, Biomass Energy, Wind ... H.H. Wei, Y.L. Liu and D.Y. Chen
Influence of Solar Panels in Distributed Photovoltaic Power Generating System
above Farm ... D.F. Qing and A.R. Chen Optical Losses through Gaps of CPCs
with One-Sided Flat Absorber F. Tang and R.S. Tang ... Y.Q. Zhao, Y.H. Zhao, J.Y.
Zhao and C.Y. Yang Chapter 2: Energy Materials, Energy Chemical Engineering,
Fuel Cells ...

Author: Seung Bok Choi

Publisher: Trans Tech Publications Ltd

ISBN: 9783038267874

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 1028

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Collection of selected, peer reviewed papers from the 2014 International Forum on Applied Energy and Environment (IFAEE 2014), November 28-29, 2014, Shenzhen, China. The 191 papers are grouped as follows: Chapter 1: Development and Utilization of Solar Energy, Biomass Energy, Wind Energy and other New Energies; Chapter 2: Energy Materials, Energy Chemical Engineering, Fuel Cells and Management, New Energy Vehicles and Electric Vehicles; Chapter 3: Green Building Materials, Ecological Buildings, Energy-Saving Buildings and Architectural Environment Analysis; Chapter 4: Power System and Automation; Chapter 5: High Voltage and Insulation Technology, and Power System Management; Chapter 6: Engineering Thermal Physics and Applied Thermal Engineering; Chapter 7: Environmental Chemistry, Biology and Materials, Biomedical Meterials; Chapter 8: Environmental Safety and Health, Disaster Prevention and Mitigation; Chapter 9: Environmental Analysis, Monitoring and Protection; Chapter 10: Pollution Control Project (Air, Water, Solid); Chapter 11: Waste Disposal and Recycling; Chapter 12: Water Supply and Drainage; Chapter 13: Hydrology and Water Resources Engineering; Chapter 14: Soil and Water Conservation and Desertification Control; Chapter 15: Mineral, Oil and Gas Resources: Prospecting, Exploration, Mining and Process Engineering, Geoengineering Applications; Chapter 16: Urban and Regional Planning, and Sustainable Development; Chapter 17: Energy-Saving, Low-Carbon, Eco-Economy, Circular Economy, Environmental Protection and Economic Development
Categories: Technology & Engineering

Proceedings

Proceedings

Solar Photovoltaic System Efficiency Table 1 . Power Conversion Early
Conversion Test Elements Ground. 4 SIDED FLAT FLAT TROUGH SURFACE
SUN PFLATE * Lowrace o ISUN WINSTON SHAPE 2 . 7 : 1 REFLECTOR
SURFACE AREA ...

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ISBN: UVA:X004277998

Category: Direct energy conversion

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Categories: Direct energy conversion

Photovoltaic Generators in Space

Photovoltaic Generators in Space

CR : 1 , 8 - 3 , 2 V CR : 1 CR - 2 CR = 2 - 3 RADIATOR CR : 6 - 10 CR - 5 CR = 5 -
100 CR = 400 CONCENTRATOR must employ concentration ... 5 more than two
sided flat reflectors or complex curved shapes are needed , The more complex
the concentrator geometry , the less ... ARRAY COST Ga As It is desirable to stay
away from a system that requires any form of active cooling of the solar blanket .

Author: T. D. Guyenne

Publisher:

ISBN: WISC:89034067348

Category: Photovoltaic power generation

Page: 317

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Categories: Photovoltaic power generation

Physics Briefs

Physics Briefs

110335 Use of an IBM PC XT computer in the data collection system on the solar
tower telescope. Didkovskii, L.V.; Khaneichuk, V.I. ... The sail is flat and two-sided
. It is assumed that a fraction £ (0 ... SI Sep - 2 Oct 1992. Short communication.

Author:

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ISBN: UOM:39015027837122

Category: Physics

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Categories: Physics

Lunar and Planetary Science

Lunar and Planetary Science

There are at least 145 pancakes on the planet, ranging from 10 to 100 km across
and up to 1500 m high or more (1). ... near the Hawaiian islands contains
hundreds of volcanoes, many of which have steep sides and flat tops (Figures 1
and 2).

Author:

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ISBN: WISC:89049208903

Category: Lunar geology

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Categories: Lunar geology

AIAA 27th Aerospace Sciences Meeting

AIAA 27th Aerospace Sciences Meeting

The larger components were modeled by the basic shapes , i . e . , flat plates or
cylinders . ... control analyses , in which , in general , only the largest components
, such as the solar panels , are considered , and the effects of shading are not
included , 4 . ... The orbit plane is in the ecliptic plane . 2 . The orbit plane is at its
maximum inclination to the ecliptic plane . ... The structural truss is stored as a
box object and so becomes a number of one - sided flat plates in the
configuration files .

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ISBN: PSU:000016363731

Category: Aeronautics

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Categories: Aeronautics

Energy Research Abstracts

Energy Research Abstracts

The solar system will utilize 3080 ft ? of flat plate collectors and a 4600 gal
storage tank . ... The exterior panels are brick cavity with 8 - in . backup and 1 1 /
2 - in . insulation in the cavity , with a minimum of ... THe multi - sided form that the
masonry , steel , and wood structure takes developed in response to the need for
an ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105119637648

Category: Power resources

Page:

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Categories: Power resources

Sunworld

Sunworld

One cannot elimiable , we must add no net greenhouse designed to be ' friendly '
to add on solar nate pollution entirely from ... vertically to provide a design of the
roofs of these buildings is favourably shaped optical target analogous to a '
double sided flat plate ' receiver . ... Heat transfer is by pasty at peak , and with
gas superheating , sive two phase thermosyphon in a closed system which heats
turbine ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015036270448

Category:

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Solar Engineering 1986

Solar Engineering  1986

Pump Loop Radiator System INTRODUCTION The remainder of the system ,
which was analyzed more thoroughly is shown in Figure 2 . The headers may be
... The two sided flat radiator shown was the least mass configuration but one
sided cylinderical radiators were also included in this study . ... all previous work (
1 ) , ( 2 ) has been determined using a fin efficiency and effective temperature
methods .

Author: R. R. Ferber

Publisher:

ISBN: PSU:000011781912

Category: Solar energy

Page: 520

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Categories: Solar energy

Solar Engineering

Solar Engineering

DESIGN OF LOW - COST UNGLAZED SOLAR WATER HEATING SYSTEM In the
absence of tax credits to encourage solar ... 161 / 02 ) as a necessary system cost
for economic viability while current flat plate drainback systems appear to have a
low limit of $ 25 / ft2 ( $ 269 / m2 ) . ... Kutscher ( 2 ) found that solar equipment
costs are typically three times that of labor costs . ... Combinations of header
arrangements ( butterfly or single - sided ) , tube lengths ( up to 60 ft ( 18 m )
without ...

Author: American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Solar Energy Division. Conference

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015011154997

Category: Solar energy

Page:

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Categories: Solar energy

Solar Stirling for Deep Space Applications

Solar Stirling for Deep Space Applications

The analysis evaluated system mass and deployed area for solar thermal power
systems out to Pluto ( about 40 AU ) . ... 2 sided , 75 % effective area , 6.4 kg / m2
. sink temperature = f ( AU ) PMAD 28 Vdc bus , 150 W / kg , 95 % efficiency In
order to determine the most ... A second primary concentrator concept employing
inflatable structure and a flat , fresnel reflector was assumed to have a combined
RT ...

Author:

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ISBN: NASA:31769000634520

Category:

Page: 12

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Solar Energy and Nonfossil Fuel Research

Solar Energy and Nonfossil Fuel Research

A) OBJECTIVE: Develop Solar collector design information to model a solar
power system suitable for operation of a cattle ... 504 square feet (first house) and
417 square feet (second house) liquid.cooled flat.plate manufactured by
Sunsource, ... double.glazed windows where the outer pane is insulated and the
inner pane reflective and 2' x 6' studs spaced 24- on center to allow for thicker
wall insulation.

Author:

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ISBN: UVA:X030454418

Category: Agriculture

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Categories: Agriculture

NASA SP

NASA SP

A-2 Description: Unavailable. ... Heliocentric orbit, solar-system escape Second
launch of dual series; after overtakU. ... 1980; on a faster trajectory, Centaur
Description: Mission module, 10-sided Voyager 1 passed Voyager 2 Dec. 15,
1977. ETR framework with 10 compartments for electronic pkgs., 47cm high and
1.8m across from flat to flat; 13m-long deployable boom carrying 4
magnetometers & 3 ...

Author: United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Publisher:

ISBN: OSU:32435079698684

Category: Aeronautics

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Categories: Aeronautics

The Western Desert of Egypt

The Western Desert of Egypt

2 miles ) the famous sheikh ' s tomb is a small mountain less than and beautiful
white chalk of Farafra ten meters ( 32 feet ) from the left - hand Depression comes
into view . ... The Naqb al - Sillim , Pass of the Stairs , There are inselbergs on
other planets in appears 50 kilometers ( 30 miles ) after our solar system ... steep
- sided , flat - topped , or same thing when the new road was built . conical , hills .

Author: Cassandra Vivian

Publisher: Amer Univ in Cairo Press

ISBN: UOM:39015045669531

Category: Travel

Page: 423

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A guide for anyone traveling in Egypt's Western Desert
Categories: Travel