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Title: Microtechnology in Telecommunications for Spacecraft Cost and Mass Reduction
Authors: Herman, M. I.
Burkhart, S.
Crist, R.
Vacchione, J.
Hughes, R.
Kellogg, K.
Kermode, A.
Rascoe, D.
Hornbuckle, C.
Hoffmann, W.
Smith, D.
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Citation: Laurel, Maryland, USA
Abstract: This paper examines the incorporation of both microelectronics and micromachining (termed microtechnologies) as applied to deep space telecommunication subsystems. Using the Pluto Fast Flyby Pre-Project as a main case study we have reduced the subsystem mass by 50%.
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