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Lunar Surface Engineering Properties Experiment Definition

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dc.contributor.author Mitchell, James K. (James Kenneth), 1930-
dc.contributor.author Goodman, Richard E.
dc.contributor.author Houston, William N.
dc.contributor.author Witherspoon, P. A., Jr. (Paul Adams), 1919-2012
dc.coverage.spatial Moon
dc.date.accessioned 2018-06-22T16:51:59Z
dc.date.available 2018-06-22T16:51:59Z
dc.date.issued 1969-02-20
dc.identifier.other N70-12551
dc.identifier.other NASA contractor report ; 102349
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11753/1145
dc.description.abstract The objectives of the research under this contract are to define geological and engineering problems associated with lunar exploration that depend on the knowledge of the mechanical properties of soil and rock for solution and to perform critical evaluation of available information relating to the composition, structure, and engineering properties of lunar surface materials. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Submitted to : National Aeronautics and Space Administration, George C. Marshall Space Flight Center. Contract Number NAS 8-21432. Control Number DCN l-8-28-00056(IF) en_US
dc.description.statementofresponsibility By James K. Mitchell, Richard E. Goodman, William N. Houston, Paul A. Witherspoon
dc.description.tableofcontents Lunar soil simulation / W. N. Houston, L. I. Narniq, and J. K. Mitchell -- Friction angle of lunar surface soils estimated from boulder tracks / H. J. Hovland and J. K. Mitchell -- Trafficability of the lunar surface / J. B. Thompson and J. K. Mitchell -- Chemical impregnation techniques as related to lunar engineering applications / T. s. Vinson and J. K. Mitchell -- Failure of a borehole in soil or rock under dilatometer loading and under borehole jack loading / T. K. Van and R. E. Goodman -- Appendix - Detailed description of model studies / K. Drozd, T. K. Van, and R. E. Goodman -- Studies on fluid conductivity of lunar surface materials / D. F. Katz, D. R. Willis, and P. A. Witherspoon.
dc.format.extent 137 pages
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher University of California, Berkeley, Geotechnical Engineering en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Space Sciences Laboratory series 10 ; issue 6
dc.subject Moon en_US
dc.subject Lunar petrology en_US
dc.subject Regolith en_US
dc.title Lunar Surface Engineering Properties Experiment Definition en_US
dc.type Book en_US
dc.description.version Second quarterly report


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