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Probing the interior structure of Venus : report

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dc.coverage.spatial Venus (Planet) 2020-02-13T18:47:30Z 2020-02-13T18:47:30Z 2015-04-01
dc.description.abstract This report lays out the motivations for conducting seismology at Venus and presents an analysis of the feasibility of these techniques, as well as the major areas of uncertainty. It also defines a clear path forward beginning with low-cost precursor missions that would lay the foundation for a comprehensive investigation of the Venus interior. en
dc.description.statementofresponsibility by Keck Institute for Space Studies (KISS) Venus Seismology Study Team.
dc.description.tableofcontents Executive Summary -- Introduction -- Science -- Seismic Sources on Venus -- Seismology Techniques -- Seismology on the Venus Surface -- Seismology in the Middle Atmosphere with Balloons -- Remote Detection of Seismic Waves from Orbit -- Surface, Atmospheric, and Orbital Techniques: Synthesis -- The Path Forward -- Acronyms and Abbreviations -- Mission Architectural Issues.
dc.format.extent v, 77 pages
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Keck Institute for Space Studies en
dc.relation.ispartofseries LPI contribution ; no. 1850
dc.subject Venus (Planet)--Exploration en
dc.subject Seismology--Remote sensing en
dc.subject.lcc QB621
dc.title Probing the interior structure of Venus : report en
dc.type Book en

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