- Häftad (Paperback / softback)
- Antal sidor
- 1st ed. 2017
- Springer International Publishing AG
- Bibliographie 3 schwarz-weiße und 90 farbige Abbildungen
- 115 Tables, color; 126 Illustrations, color; 4 Illustrations, black and white; XXI, 245 p. 130 illus
- 241 x 171 x 14 mm
- Antal komponenter
- 1 Paperback / softback
- 502 g
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"This installment in Springer's space exploration series focuses on the UK's role in space exploration. ... Seedhouse (Embry-Riddle Aeronautical Univ.) supplements his text with many photographs and interesting appendixes, including information on the ESA astronaut selection criteria, the Soyuz-TMA Spacecraft, and science projects on the ISS. This book will be appreciated by those with an interest in British and European space programs." (J. Z. Kiss, Choice, Vol. 56 (1), September, 2018)
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Dr. Erik Seedhouse is an assistant professor in applied aviation sciences/commercial space operations and a research scientist specializing in space life sciences and physiology, the subject in which he obtained his Ph.D. while working for the European Space Agency between 1996 and 1998. In 2009, he was one of the final candidates for selection as an astronaut in the CSA's Astronaut Recruitment Campaign. He has completed all the training required by a suborbital astronaut and hopes to fly on Blue Origin's New Shepard vehicle in the near future. Between 2008-13 he was Director of Canada's Manned Centrifuge and Hypobaric Chamber Operations. He works as an assistant professor at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, a manned spaceflight consultant, triathlon coach, author and public speaker. His latest book is To Mars Fast.
Chapter 1: 26 million horsepower.- Chapter 2: You mean we have a space program?.- Chapter 3: Right place, right time.- Chapter 4: Britain's astronauts.- Chapter 5: It was a beautiful launch.- Chapter 6: A brilliant ambassador.- Chapter 7: Principia part 2.- Chapter 8: So how did he do?.- Appendix I.- Appendix II.- Appendix III.- Appendix IV.- Appendix V.- Appendix VI.- Index.