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comparative study of optical and rf communication systems for a mars mission - part ii. unified value metricsIn this Par-II report of the Advanced Communications Benefits study, two critical metrics for comparing the benefits of utilizing X-band, Ka-band and Optical frequencies for supporting generic classes of Martian exploration missions have been evaluated.
Document ID
20060035032
Document Type
Preprint (Draft being sent to journal)
External Source(s)
Authors
Hemmati, H.
Layland, J.
Lesh, J.
Wilson, K.
Sue, M.
Rascoe, D.
Lansing, F.
Wilhelm, M.
Harcke, L.
Chen, C.
Feria, Y.
Date Acquired
August 23, 2013
Publication Date
February 1, 1997
Subject Category
Lunar and Planetary Science and Exploration
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Other
Keywords
higher frequencies Neptune mission cost assessment less overall mass optical
technology