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Solar Power for Future NASA Missions
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Author and Affiliation:
Bailey, Sheila G.(NASA Glenn Research Center, Cleveland, OH United States)
Landis, Geoffrey A.(NASA Glenn Research Center, Cleveland, OH United States)
Abstract: An overview of NASA missions and technology development efforts are discussed. Future spacecraft will need higher power, higher voltage, and much lower cost solar arrays to enable a variety of missions. One application driving development of these future arrays is solar electric propulsion.
Publication Date: Nov 23, 2014
Document ID:
20150002114
(Acquired Aug 25, 2015)
Subject Category: LUNAR AND PLANETARY SCIENCE AND EXPLORATION; ENERGY PRODUCTION AND CONVERSION
Report/Patent Number: GRC-E-DAA-TN18219
Document Type: Conference Paper
Meeting Information: World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion; 6th; 23-27 Nov. 2014; Kyoto, Japan; Japan
International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference; 24th; 23-27 Nov. 2014; Kyoto, Japan; Japan
IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference; 41st; 23-27 Nov. 2014; Kyoto, Japan; Japan
European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference; 30th; 23-27 Nov. 2014; Kyoto, Japan; Japan
Meeting Sponsor: World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion;
Japan Society of Applied Physics; Tokyo, Japan
Forschungsinstitut fuer Hochfrequenzphysik; Bonn, Germany
Japan Research Inst.; Osaka, Japan
Commission of the European Communities; Brussels, Belgium
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers; Electron Devices Society; New York, NY, United States
Contract/Grant/Task Num: WBS 717302.04.03.01.03
Financial Sponsor: NASA Glenn Research Center; Cleveland, OH United States
Organization Source: NASA Glenn Research Center; Cleveland, OH United States
Description: 4p; In English
Distribution Limits: Unclassified; Publicly available; Unlimited
Rights: No Copyright
NASA Terms: SOLAR ARRAYS; SOLAR ELECTRIC PROPULSION; SOLAR GENERATORS; SPACE MISSIONS; ASTEROID MISSIONS; ASTEROID CAPTURE; NASA SPACE PROGRAMS; NEAR EARTH OBJECTS; TECHNOLOGY ASSESSMENT; PHOTOVOLTAIC CELLS; SPACECRAFT DESIGN
Other Descriptors: PHOTOVOLTAICS; SPACE POWER SYSTEM; SOLAR CELL
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