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ISEC SE Architecture Note 19

Architecture Note #19 Published August 2018 Is the Space Elevator a Rope? by Michael A. Fitzgerald Personal Prologue This is an Architecture Note. It is the opinion of ISEC’s Chief Architect. It represents an effort to document ISEC’s ongoing science and engineering discussions; and is one of many to be published over time. Most importantly,…

ISEC SE Architecture Note 18

Architecture Note #18 Published May 2018   The OUTREACH Program:  More than a helping hand Personal Prolog This is an Architecture Note.  It is the opinion of ISEC’s Chief Architect.  It represents an effort to document ISEC’s ongoing science and engineering discussions, and is one of many to be published over time.  Most importantly, it is…

ISEC SE Architecture Note 17

Architecture Note #17 Published April 2018 First, we had an idea; then we built the Roadmaps; and then we laid out the Strategic Approach.  Recently we assessed the technology readiness of the Transportation System.  Now we need Funding, so the Approach can become the Plan. Michael A. Fitzgerald   Personal Prolog This is an Architecture…

Space Elevator Architecture Note #16

Architecture Note #16 Published March 2018 The Preliminary Technology and Engineering Readiness Assessment of the Space Elevator Transportation System   Michael A. Fitzgerald February 2018 Personal Prolog This is an Architecture Note.  It is the opinion of ISEC’s Chief Architect.  It represents an effort to document ISEC’s ongoing science and engineering discussions, and is one…