• Erik Seedhouse
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Space Development book series (BRIEFSSPACE)


“The space radiation environment will be a critical consideration for everything in the astronauts’ daily lives, both on the journeys between Earth and Mars and on the surface. You’re constantly being bombarded by some amount of radiation.”

– Ruthan Lewis, architect and engineer at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center


Space Radiation Environment Astronauts Relative Biological Effectiveness (RBE) Tissue Equivalent Proportional Counter Galactic Cosmic Rays (GCR) 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Erik Seedhouse
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  1. 1.Applied Aviation SciencesEmbry-Riddle Aeronautical UniversityDaytona BeachUSA

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