EARTH-TO-ORBIT TRANSPORTATION BIBLIOGRAPHY
March 20, 1999, no frames

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Author: Andrew Nowicki

Acknowledgments: Andrew J. Higgins provided much valuable information about guns and ram accelerators. Enrico Lorenzini, Jerome Pearson, Geoffrey A. Landis, Keith H. Lofstrom, and Derek A. Tidman discussed ideas included in this publication.

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ISSUES

APPLICATIONS

  1. CHEMICAL ROCKET LAUNCHER
  2. TURBOENGINES
  3. NUCLEAR ROCKET LAUNCHERS
  4. RAMJET AND ITS KIN
  5. ELECTROTHERMAL RAMJET AND ROCKET
  6. RAM ACCELERATOR
  7. ONE STAGE LIGHT GAS GUN
  8. TWO STAGE LIGHT GAS GUN
  9. VORTEX GUN AND ITS KIN
  10. ICE GUN
  11. MAGLEV TRAIN
  12. COILGUN
  13. RAILGUN
  14. PROJECTILE - ROCKET RELAY
  15. LASER AND MICROWAVE ROCKETS
  16. LAUNCH LOOP
  17. ELEVATOR SUPPORTED BY FOUNTAIN
  18. ORBITING DIAMAGNETIC PARTICLES
  19. GEOSTATIONARY TOWER
  20. SKYHOOK
  21. SKYHOOK ON TOWER
  22. ORBITAL SLINGS
  23. SLING ON TOWER
  24. GUNSLING RELAY
  25. SLINGATRON
  26. ORBITAL ELEVATOR
  27. ORBITAL RING
  28. ORBITAL COILGUN
  29. ROTATING ORBITAL PIPE
  30. ELECTROTUBE
  31. ORBITAL LOOP
  32. MOON-EARTH MOMENTUM EXCHANGE
  33. GEOMAGNETIC LEVITATION
  34. EXPLOSIVE ACCELERATORS

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