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Potential Space Applications of Nanomaterials

  • Lev S. Novikov
  • Ekaterina N. Voronina
Conference paper
Part of the Astrophysics and Space Science Proceedings book series (ASSSP, volume 47)

Abstract

This paper deals with physical fundamentals of nanomaterial structure and properties, their classification and the peculiarities of different classes, and the main potential applications of these materials in the next generation spacecraft. Some results of the experimental and mathematical simulation of the space environment influence on nanostructures are given.

Keywords

Nanomaterials Nanostructures Nanocomposites Spacecraft Space environment Durability 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Lomonosov Moscow State University, Skobeltsyn Institute of Nuclear PhysicsMoscowRussia

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