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Thermal in situ measurements in the Lunar Regolith using the LUNAR-A penetrators: an outline of data reduction methods

Hagermann, A.; Tanaka, S.; Yoshida, S.; Hayakawa, M.; Fujimura, A. and Mizutani, H. (2001). Thermal in situ measurements in the Lunar Regolith using the LUNAR-A penetrators: an outline of data reduction methods. In: 32nd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 12-16 March 2001, Houston, Texas, USA.

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Abstract

For determining the lunar heat flow two parameters need to be measured: The thermal gradient and the thermal conductivity of the regolith. Methods for inferring these quantities from in situ measurements using the LUNAR-A penetrators will be presented.

Item Type: Conference Item
Extra Information: Abstract #1497
Academic Unit/Department: Science > Physical Sciences
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Earth, Planetary, Space and Astronomical Research (CEPSAR)
Item ID: 8749
Depositing User: Kyra Proctor
Date Deposited: 20 Jul 2007
Last Modified: 04 Dec 2010 16:24
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/8749
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