• An Approach for Calculating the Cost of Launch Vehicle Reliability 

      Krevor, Zachary C.; Wilhite, Alan W. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-09)
      The goal of this paper is to determine the cost of increasing launch vehicle reliability during conceptual design. The launch vehicle mission requirements are held constant while various reliability strategies are evaluated ...
    • Crew Launch Vehicle (CLV) Independent Performance Evaluation 

      Young, David Anthony; Krevor, Zachary C.; Tanner, Christopher; Thompson, Robert W.; Wilhite, Alan W. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2005-11-09)
      The crew launch vehicle is a new NASA launch vehicle design proposed by the Exploration Systems Architecture Study (ESAS) to provide reliable transportations of humans and cargo from the earth’s surface to low earth orbit ...
    • Using Systems Engineering to Develop Responsive Logistics for Future Space Missions 

      Bennett, Gisele; O'Neill, Gary S. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2005-11-09)
      The goal of establishing a long term manned presence on the Moon and eventual exploration of Mars brings the practice of logistics to a whole new level. We describe an approach to logistics as a 'system of systems' that ...