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Robotic exploration of the solar system. Part 3, Wows and woes, 1997-2003 / Paolo Ulivi, with David M. Harland.

Book Book (2012.)
Description: 529 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Publisher: New York : Springer, 2012.
3 of 3 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Merrimack College. (Show all copies)
0 current holds with 3 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Part Status Due Date
Merrimack College Stacks (Lower Level) TL788.5 .U45 2012 (Text to Phone) volume 3 Available -
Northern Essex - Haverhill Campus Stacks TL1097 .U45 2012 (Text to Phone) Available -
Salem State University Stacks TL 788.5 .U45 2007 (Text to Phone) vol. 3 Available -

  • ISBN: 0387096272 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780387096278 (pbk.)
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliography and index.
Contents: The last flagship: Back to Saturn -- Selection and 'descoping' -- The flagship -- Huygens: ESA's masterpiece -- Launching the giant -- The long cruise -- Glitches and solutions -- Arrival and first discoveries -- Huygens' descent -- The primary mission -- The equinox mission -- The solstice mission and finale -- Faster, cheaper, better continues: A landmark year -- Star Trek propulsion -- Going wild -- Faster, cheaper, worse -- From fire to ice to nowhere -- The wounded falcon -- A space telescope -- Mars Invaded: Losing hope-- Dinner for the 'Cosmic Ghoul' -- Cancelled Surveyors -- Water everywhere! -- Europe goes low-cost -- A lander network -- Blueberries on Mars -- The robots that did not want to die.
Citation: Ulivi, Paolo. "Robotic exploration of the solar system. Part 3, Wows and woes, 1997-2003." New York : Springer, 2012.

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