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Thick GCR Shield

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Thick GCR Shield
Insufficient data exist to validate thick shield space radiation exposure predictions. This task seeks to validate the shielding efficiency of spacecraft materials and verify an optimum Galactic Cosmic Ray (GCR) shield thickness needed for minimal mass vehicle design. More »

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