The Three Galileos: The Man, The Spacecraft, The Telescope. Proceedings of the Conference held in Padova, Italy on January 7-10, 1997.

Series: Astrophysics and Space Science Library. 8vo. xvii, 459 pp. Pictorial yellow boards. Fine. ISBN 10: 0792348613 Contents: THE MAN. Galileo's Telescopic Observations: The Marvel and Meaning of Discovery, [by] G.V. Coyne. The Discovery by Galileo of Jupiter's Moons, [by] E. Bellone. The Abodes of Galileo Galilei in Padova, [by] C. Bellinati. The Galileo Spacecraft. Project Galileo - The Jupiter Mission, [by] W.J. O'Neil. The German Contribution to Project Galileo, [by] R. Killinger. Galileo at Jupiter: First Results, [by] T.V. Johnson. Images from the Galileo Mission, [by] M.J.S. Belton, The Galileo Imaging Team. The Galileo Spacecraft Architecture, [by] W.J. O'Neil. THE GALILEO SPACECRAFT: A Communications Legacy for Future Space Flight, [by] L.J. Deutsch. Galileo's Telecommunications Using the Low-Gain Spacecraft Antenna, [by] J.I. Statman, L.J. Deutsch. Navigation of the Galileo Spacecraft, [by] L.A. D'Amario. Galileo Spacecraft Operations, [by] M.R. Landano. Galileo's Legacy to Cassini: Historical, Philosophical, and Physical, [by] D.L. Matson. THE MEDICEAN MOONS. The Evolution of the Jovian System, [by] A. Coradini. Geology of Europa, [by] R. Greeley. The Bombardment History of the Jovian System, [by] G. Neukum. Atmospheres of the Medicean Moons, [by] W.-H. Ip. The Io Plasma Torus, [by] N. Thomas. Observations of Mutual Events Between Jupiter Satellites, [by] C. Blanco. Control Networks of the Galilean Satellites: Solutions for Size and Shape, [by] M.E. Davies et al. ATMOSPHERES. Chemistry and Clouds of the Atmosphere of Jupiter: A Galileo Perspective, [by] S.K. Atreya, et al. Galileo Infrared Observations of Jupiter, [by] T. Encrenaz, et al. The Dynamics of Jupiter's Atmosphere from the Galileo Orbiter Imaging System, [by] D.B. Banfield, et al. Galileo Probe Measurements of the Deep Zonal Winds of Jupiter, [by] D.H. Atkinson. On the Origin of Jupiter's Atmosphere and the Volatiles on the Medicean Stars, [by] T.C. Owen, et al. MAGNETOSPHERES. The Magnetic Fields of the Galilean Moons of Jupiter: The Galileo Spacecraft Magnetometer Results, [by] D.J. Southwood, M.G. Kivelson. Dust Measurements from Galileo's Second Orbit About Jupiter, [by] H. Kruger, et al. The Energetic Particles Detector (EPD) aboard the Galileo Spacecraft: First Results in the Jovian Magnetosphere, [by] N. Krupp, et al. THE GALILEO TELESCOPE. The Galileo Italian National Telescope and its Instrumentation, [by] C. Barbieri. The Galileo Telescope's Active Optics System, [by] F. Bortoletto. The Adaptive Optics Module for the Telescopio Nazionale Galileo, [by] R. Ragazzoni. Instrumentation and Observing Techniques from Galilei to the TNG, [by] S. di Serego Alighieri. Data Handling and Archiving at the Galileo Telescope, [by] A. Balestra, et al. Remote Control of the Galileo Telescope and the EU `REMOT' Project, [by] A. Balestra, et al. SARG: The High Resolution Spectrograph of TNG, [by] R.G. Gratton, et al. A Real-Time Speckle Facility for the Telescopio Nazionale Galileo, [by] E. Marchetti, et al. Seeing Prevision - A Possible Application to the TNG Telescope at La Palma, [by] E. Masciadri, et al. Eclipse Observations of the Lunar Atmosphere from the TNG Site, [by] M. Mendillo, et al. COORDINATION OF SPACE AND GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS. Dynamics in the Jovian System, [by] G.B. Valsecchi. Ground-based Remote Sensing of Energetic Neutral Atoms in Jupiter's Magnetosphere, [by] M. Mendillo, et al. Analysis of Galileo Doppler Measurements During the Solar Occultations in 1994 and 1995, [by] R. Wohlmuth, et al. Plates. Organizing Institutions and Committees. Author Index."

Title: The Three Galileos: The Man, The Spacecraft, The Telescope. Proceedings of the Conference held in Padova, Italy on January 7-10, 1997.

Author Name: BARBIERI, Cesare; Jurgen H. RAHE; Torrence V. JOHNSON; Anita M. SOHUS (eds.).

Categories: Space Flight,

Publisher: Dordrecht, Boston, London:, Kluwer Academic, 1997.: 1997

ISBN Number: 0792348613

ISBN Number 13: 9780792348610

lbs: 3.00 lbs

Seller ID: S12096

Keywords: Space Flight