Improvement of space radiation shielding characteristics of carbon-fiber reinforced honeycomb structures

1Dotsenko, OV, 2Maslyuk, VT, 1Tarasov, VB, 1Tikhii, МG, 1Shovkoplias, Yu.A
1Yangel Yuzhnoye State Design Office, Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine
2Institute of Electronic Physics of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Uzhhorod, Ukraine
Kosm. nauka tehnol. 2009, 15 ;(4):58-71
Publication Language: Russian
The results of the investigation of space radiation shielding characteristics of three-layered carbon-fiber reinforced honeycomb structures are presented. A solution to improve these characteristics up to a given level taking into consideration mass restrictions is proposed. The results of calculations and tests to verify the proposed solution are given.
Keywords: carbon-fiber structures, radiation shielding, space
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