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space science

n.
1. Any of several scientific disciplines, such as exobiology, that study phenomena occurring in the upper atmosphere, in space, or on celestial bodies other than Earth.
2. A discipline related to or dealing with the problems of space flight.

space scientist n.
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Additional co-authors are Hiromi Yasuda, a postdoc at the University of Pennsylvania who completed this research as a UW aeronautics and astronautics doctoral student; Efstathios Charalampidis and Panayotis Kevrekidis at the University of Massachusetts; and Christopher Chong at Bowdoin College.
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The Atlanta-based ASME International Gas Turbine Institute (ASME-IGTI) and American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) are joint sponsors of the competition, which will bring together bright young minds representing the coming generation of engineering innovators and problem solvers.
The book is based on the lecture notes that have been used at the School of Aeronautics and Astronautics at Purdue University for more than 30 years.
The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Foundation Classroom Grants encourage excellence in educating students about math, science, technology, and engineering.
Astronautics: A Historical Perspective of Mankind's Efforts to Conquer the Cosmos, Book 1, Dawn of the Space Age; Book 2, To the Moon and Towards the Future by Ted Spitzmiller.
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