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Author International Conference on Engineering, Construction, and Operations in Challenging Environments (16th : 2018 : Cleveland, Ohio), issuing body

Title Earth and space 2018 : engineering for extreme environments : proceedings of the 16th Biennial International Conference on Engineering, Science, Construction, and Operations in Challenging Environments, April 9-12, 2018, Cleveland, Ohio / sponsored by Aerospace Division of the American Society of Civil Engineers ; edited by Ramesh B. Malla, Robert K. Goldberg, Alaina Dickason Roberts
Published Reston, Virginia. : American Society of Civil Engineers, [2018]
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Description 1 online resource (xxii, 1229 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Summary Contains 115 peer-reviewed papers on the expanding scope of engineering in the exploration of space and challenging regions on Earth. Topics include: regolith geotechnics, physical properties, and simulants; interactions between regolith, tools, rovers, and rocket exhaust; regolith as construction material; planetary drilling, excavation, and surface sampling; civil engineering in space; architecture; acquisition, processing, and utilization of natural space materials (in situ resource utilization, or ISRU); mechanical behavior of advanced materials; hydraulic and earth structures under extreme conditions; smart structures and sensors; structure diagnostic and monitoring methods; advanced structures and actuators; seismic, tidal, and artificial loading on structures; and structure systems in challenging environments
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (ASCE Library, viewed January 9, 2019)
Subject Building materials -- Testing -- Congresses
Extraterrestrial bases -- Materials -- Testing -- Congresses
Building materials -- Testing.
Planets -- Exploration -- Equipment and supplies.
Mars (Planet) -- Exploration -- Equipment and supplies -- Congresses
Mars (Planet) -- Exploration -- Materials -- Congresses
Moon -- Exploration -- Equipment and supplies -- Congresses
Moon -- Exploration -- Materials -- Congresses
Mars (Planet)
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Goldberg, Robert K., editor.
Malla, Ramesh B., editor.
Roberts, Alaina Dickason, editor
American Society of Civil Engineers, publisher.
American Society of Civil Engineers. Aerospace Division, sponsoring body.
ISBN 0784481520
Other Titles Engineering for extreme environments