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Conway Erik M Books

Books di Conway Erik M editi da Johns Hopkins Univ Pr

Exploration and Engineering

Exploration and Engineering

Conway Erik M. 
edizioni Johns Hopkins Univ Pr collana Johns Hopkins Univ Pr (Paperback), 2016

€ 31,90
Exploration and Engineering

Exploration and Engineering

Conway Erik M. 
edizioni Johns Hopkins Univ Pr collana Johns Hopkins Univ Pr (Hardcover), 2015

Although the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, has become synonymous with the United States’ planetary exploration during the past half century, its most recent focus has been on Mars. Beginning in the 1990s and continuing through the Mars Phoenix mission of 2007, JPL led the way in engineering an...

€ 31,10
Atmospheric Science at NASA

Atmospheric Science at NASA

Conway Erik M. 
edizioni Johns Hopkins Univ Pr collana Johns Hopkins Univ Pr (Hardcover), 2008

This book offers an informed and revealing account of NASA's involvement in the scientific understanding of the Earth's atmosphere. Since the nineteenth century, scientists have attempted to understand the complex processes of the Earth's atmosphere and the weather created within it. This effort has evolved with the...

€ 58,10
High-Speed Dreams

High-Speed Dreams

Conway Erik M. 
edizioni Johns Hopkins Univ Pr collana (Paperback), 2008

In High-Speed Dreams, Erik M. Conway constructs an insightful history that focuses primarily on the political and commercial factors responsible for the rise and fall of American supersonic transport research programs. Conway charts commercial supersonic research efforts through the changing relationships between international...

€ 19,30
Blind Landings

Blind Landings

Conway Erik M. 
edizioni Johns Hopkins Univ Pr collana Johns Hopkins Univ Pr (Hardcover), 2006

When darkness falls, storms rage, fog settles, or lights fail, pilots are forced to make "instrument landings," relying on technology and training to guide them through typically the most dangerous part of any flight. In this original study, Erik M. Conway recounts one of the most important stories in aviation history:...

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€ 49,40