• Assessment of PWT Conditions for the STARDUST Post-Flight Evaluation 

      Herdrich, Georg; Roser, Hans-Peter; Fertig, Markus; Winter, Michael; Wernitz, Ricarda; Lohle, Stefan (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-06-25)
      On January 15th 2006, the STARDUST capsule re-entered Earth's atmosphere after its almost seven year journey with a re-entry speed of 12.8 km/s. Due to the nature of the mission, no diagnostics for the re-entry phase ...