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Title: Effect of impactor area on collision rate estimates

Abstract

Analytic and numercial estimates provide an assessment of the effect of impactor area on space debris collision rates, which is sufficiently small and insensitive to parameters of inerest that it could be neglected or corrected.

Authors:
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Los Alamos National Lab., NM (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE, Washington, DC (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
378645
Report Number(s):
LA-UR-96-2800
ON: DE96014442
DOE Contract Number:  
W-7405-ENG-36
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Resource Relation:
Other Information: PBD: Aug 1996
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
66 PHYSICS; SPACE; COLLISIONS; SATELLITES; INTERPLANETARY SPACE; FRAGMENTATION

Citation Formats

Canavan, G.H. Effect of impactor area on collision rate estimates. United States: N. p., 1996. Web. doi:10.2172/378645.
Canavan, G.H. Effect of impactor area on collision rate estimates. United States. doi:10.2172/378645.
Canavan, G.H. Thu . "Effect of impactor area on collision rate estimates". United States. doi:10.2172/378645. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/378645.
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title = {Effect of impactor area on collision rate estimates},
author = {Canavan, G.H.},
abstractNote = {Analytic and numercial estimates provide an assessment of the effect of impactor area on space debris collision rates, which is sufficiently small and insensitive to parameters of inerest that it could be neglected or corrected.},
doi = {10.2172/378645},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {Thu Aug 01 00:00:00 EDT 1996},
month = {Thu Aug 01 00:00:00 EDT 1996}
}

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