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Thermal Diffusivity and Conductivity of Lunar Material

Horai, Ki-Iti and Simmons, Gene and Kanamori, Hiroo and Wones, David (1970) Thermal Diffusivity and Conductivity of Lunar Material. Science, 167 (3918). pp. 730-731. ISSN 0036-8075.

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The thermal diffusivity and conductivity of type C lunar samples returned by Apollo 11 are lower and less dependent on temperature than those of type A samples. The thermal properties of both types are lower than the corresponding properties of normal terrestrial rocks.

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Additional Information:© 1970 American Association for the Advancement of Science. Received 4 January 1970. Supported by NASA contract NAS9-8102.
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Issue or Number:3918
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Official Citation:Thermal Diffusivity and Conductivity of Lunar Material Ki-iti Horai, Gene Simmons, Hiroo Kanamori, and David Wones Science 30 January 1970: 167 (3918), 730-731. [DOI:10.1126/science.167.3918.730]
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Deposited On:28 Jan 2015 00:45
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