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SC15: Call for Papers

4 Jul 2015, 04:25 UTC
SC15: Call for Papers
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Call for Papers
Abstract Submission Deadline: July 31st, 2015
Final Approval: August 1st, 2015
The Starship Congress organizing committee is inviting papers to the Technical Presentation session of the two day conference, on the topics generally related to:

TECHNICAL ADVANCES TOWARD INTERSTELLAR SPACE EXPLORATION
Friday September 4th, 2015
New work currently underway with near term applications in technical fields relating to systems and methods relating to deep space exploration. Ideal papers would be actionable by student and stakeholder involvement, employment and participation in the fields of:
Power and Propulsion for deep space exploration (eg. fusion, fission, ion, plasma, solar systems used ie for power plants, batteries, primary and secondary propulsion, etc)
Materials advances with Aerospace Applications (eg., graphene uses in space industry, structural materials and components, heat pipes, radiators, etc),
Communications and Navigation systems (eg. inflatable antennas, communications relays, astronavigation, algorithms, interplanetary internet),
Spacecraft Design and Mission Planning (eg. kuiper and oort cloud object probes, cubesats, waystations, exoplanet imagers, asteroid and deep space dwarf planet explorers

OUR WORLD IN THE INTERSTELLAR ERA: CIVILIZATION AND CULTURE
Saturday September 5th, 2015
Future studies relating to trends in civilization and culture as we approach the “Interstellar Era”, where interstellar ...

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