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In situ lunar heat flow experiment using the LUNAR-A penetrator

Tanaka, S.; Yoshida, S.; Hagermann, A.; Hayakawa, M.; Fujimura, A. and Mizutani, M. (2001). In situ lunar heat flow experiment using the LUNAR-A penetrator. In: 32nd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 12-16 March 2001, Houston, Texas, USA.

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An in situ lunar heat flow measurement is planned using the Japanese Lunar-A penetrators. The temperature gradient of the regolith is expected to be obtained within 12% error.

Item Type: Conference Item
Extra Information: Abstract #1495
Academic Unit/Department: Science > Physical Sciences
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Earth, Planetary, Space and Astronomical Research (CEPSAR)
Item ID: 8750
Depositing User: Kyra Proctor
Date Deposited: 20 Jul 2007
Last Modified: 16 Jan 2016 13:02
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