§ 10.2 Collections of Technical Papers
The following are selected technical publications with a diverse mix of authors, institutions and multidisciplinary topics related to asteroidal and lunar materials utilization.
If you click on any of the first few conference proceedings below, you will get an introduction to the conferences and can see the tables of contents of the published proceedings. Papers coming from these publications are cited often in the PERMANENT pages.
Bi-Annual Engineering, Construction and Operations in Space, a series of conference proceedings.
Bi-Annual SSI Princeton Conferences on Space Manufacturing, a series of conference proceedings.
Resources of Near-Earth Space, a special collection of 23 scientific papers totalling 650 pages on lunar and asteroidal materials utilization (plus an additional 300 pages for Mars), edited by John S. Lewis, Mildred S. Matthews, and Mary L. Guerrieri, published by The University of Arizona Press (Tucson & London), 1993, ISBN 0-8165-1404-6. In all, 86 collaborating authors put together this volume.
The Second Conference on Lunar Bases and Space Activities of the 21st Century, edited by W. W. Mendell, published by the Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas, 1992. NASA CP-3166. I've got this one on microfiche now, so coverage of its papers will be integrated into the website soon.
Lunar Bases and Space Activities of the 21st Century, published by the Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, Texas, 1985. Around 1000 pages. Unfortunately, this book is locked away in storage on the other side of the planet and I've lost my references database file on it. Can someone provide us this information?
PERMANENT.com > Research Resources > Recommended Reading, Technical
Reasons to do something yourself:
- It will help save life on our special planet -- be part of the solution in your generation.
- It will create and secure a better future for your children and grandchildren.
- It could be an interesting, cool, and a fun adventure for your life!
You can join us and volunteer to help out,
... or ...
If you're short on time, you can just donate:
The Permanent Space Development Foundation, Inc., is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
If you would like to make a quick donation to our humanistic cause,
then please click on one of the buttons below (which go to PayPal).
... or by cryptocurrency (which is NOT tax deductible), you can donate into any of these wallets:
... or ...
Suggest this website to other people and organizations.
To get updates on PERMANENT (occasional, not frequent), get on our mailing list.
For general or specific e-mail regarding PERMANENT, please use our Feedback page.
Leave information about yourself in our people, companies, and organizations database.
If you are interested in hiring our expertise, anywhere in the world, please contact us.
We have people in the USA and Thailand, and can travel or consult by internet.
You can call anytime, 24/7, at +66-8-1135-7977
Text by Mark Prado, Copyright © 1983-2018, All Rights Reserved.
Many website artistic design elements by Sam Fraser, Copyright © 1999-2018, All Rights Reserved.
Except where specifically stated otherwise,
Copyright © 1983-2018 by Mark Evan Prado, All Rights Reserved
P rojects to E mploy R esources of the M oon and
A steroids N ear E arth in the N ear T erm
please see our
For PCs, this righthand
side has a floating menu,
but if your tablet
or your PCs web browser
do not run
then you must
-- navigate --
using the Site Map above.