IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Atomic oxygen effects on SiO/sub x/ coated Kapton for photovoltaic arrays in low Earth orbit

Author(s): Rutledge, S.K. ; Olle, R.M. ; Cooper, J.M.
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 January 1991
Conference Location: Las Vegas, NV, USA
Conference Date: 7 October 1991
ISBN (Paper): 0-87942-636-5
DOI: 10.1109/PVSC.1991.169463
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Commercially applied SiO/sub x/ was evaluated as a protective coating for the polyimide Kapton solar array blankets for Space Station Freedom. Three different rolls of coated material were tested... View More

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