Chapter 7. Planetary Sample Handling and Processing

  1. Yoseph Bar-Cohen2 and
  2. Kris Zacny3
  1. Kris Zacny3,
  2. Antonio Diaz-Calderon2,
  3. Paul G. Backes2,
  4. Kiel Davis3,
  5. Chris Leger2,
  6. Erik Mumm3,
  7. Edward Tunstel1,
  8. Jason Herman3,
  9. Gale Paulsen3 and
  10. Yoseph Bar-Cohen2

Published Online: 31 AUG 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9783527626625.ch7

Drilling in Extreme Environments: Penetration and Sampling on Earth and other Planets

Drilling in Extreme Environments: Penetration and Sampling on Earth and other Planets

How to Cite

Zacny, K., Diaz-Calderon, A., Backes, P. G., Davis, K., Leger, C., Mumm, E., Tunstel, E., Herman, J., Paulsen, G. and Bar-Cohen, Y. (2009) Planetary Sample Handling and Processing, in Drilling in Extreme Environments: Penetration and Sampling on Earth and other Planets (eds Y. Bar-Cohen and K. Zacny), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527626625.ch7

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), California Institute of Technology, 4800 Oak Grove Drive, Pasadena, CA 91109, USA

  2. 3

    Honeybee Robotics Spacecraft Mechanisms Corp., 460 W. 34th Street, New York, NY 10001, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    The Johns Hopkins University, Applied Physics Laboratory, Space Department, 11100 Johns Hopkins Road, Laurel, MD 20723, USA

  2. 2

    Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), California Institute of Technology, 4800 Oak Grove Drive, Pasadena, CA 91109, USA

  3. 3

    Honeybee Robotics Spacecraft Mechanisms Corp., 460 W. 34th Street, New York, NY 10001, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 AUG 2009
  2. Published Print: 15 JUL 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527408528

Online ISBN: 9783527626625

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Keywords:

  • sampling;
  • planetary sampling;
  • comminution;
  • milling;
  • mills;
  • crushers;
  • attrition

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Comminution

  • Classification of Comminution Equipment

  • Nipping (Compression) Machines

  • Impact Machines

  • Tumbling Mills

  • Cutting Machines

  • Attrition Machines

  • Other Methods of Comminution

  • Selection of Comminution Equipment for Planetary Sampling

  • Review of Recent and Current Work on Comminution for Planetary Sampling

  • Operational Platforms

  • Appendages

  • Sample Acquisition from Surface Platforms

  • Sample Acquisition from Aerial Platforms

  • Conclusion

  • References