ROBOTIC EXPLORATION OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM

Part 3: Wows and Woes 1997-2003

Paulo Ulivi with David M. Harland

ROBOTIC EXPLORATION OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM: Part 3: Wows and Woes 1997-2003 In Robotic Exploration of the Solar System, Paulo Ulivi and David Harland provide a comprehensive account of the design and management of deep-space missions, the spacecraft involved - some flown, others not - their instruments, and their scientific results.

This third volume in the series covers launches in the period 1997 to 2003 and features: The story will continue in Part 4.


Table of Contents


In Part 1
Introduction
1. The beginning
2. Of landers and orbiters
3. The grandest tour

In Part 2
4. The decade of Halley
5. The era of flagships
6. Faster, cheaper, better

Now in Part 3
Foreword
Author's preface
Acknowledgments
7. The last flagship
8. Faster, cheaper, better continues
9. Mars invaded

Glossary
Appendices
Chapter references
Further reading
Previous volumes in this series
Index



Extent: 544 pages, Black and white images integrated with text
Binding: Paperback
Published: 2012
ISBN: 978-0-387-09627-8



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