Applied mechanics of lunar exploration and development

Michael B. Duke, Haym Benaroya

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An overview of current concepts for lunar outposts is provided, with emphasis on identifying design issues that are also prospective research problems in applied mechanics.The authors believe that the conjugation of new applications and the unique features of the lunar environment will provide many interesting problems whose solution will provide fundamental insights into problems in applied mechanics.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)272-277
Number of pages6
JournalApplied Mechanics Reviews
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jun 1993

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Mechanical Engineering


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