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Controlled ecological life support system life support systems in space travel : topical session of the XXV COSPAR meeting, Graz, Austria, July 1984 by

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Published by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Ames Research Center, For sale by the National Technical Information Service] in Moffett Field, Calif, [Springfield, Va .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Life support systems (Space environment),
  • Closed ecological systems (Space environment),
  • Cells (Biology),
  • Closed ecological systems.,
  • Conferences.,
  • Controlled atmospheres.,
  • Life support systems.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Robert D. MacElroy, David T. Smernoff, Harold P. Klein.
SeriesNASA conference publication -- 2378.
ContributionsMacElroy, R. D. 1939-, Smernoff, D. T., Klein, Harold P., Ames Research Center.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationvii, 67 p.
Number of Pages67
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17684456M

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