Space Propulsion Analysis and Design

Edited By:

Humble, Henry & Larson

Date: 2007 / Learning Solutions

Written to answer the question of how to design rockets, Space Propulsion Analysis and Design provides readers the ability to complete a basic system configuration, mass estimate, and an estimate of the system's performance. Written by 16 engineers with decades of space design experience, this book offers advice, tested configurations, and historical precedents for rocket performance. The book covers the basics of rocket design, major technology types such as liquids, solids, hybrids, nuclear, and electric, plus a mission design example and discussion of future possibilities for space propulsion.

Inkling ebook/ Available on your Mac or PC; Downloadable on iPad, iPhone or Android.

Printed Book: 768 pages.


Propulsion engineers/managers

Graduate-level systems engineering students

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