Spacecraft Crew Cabin Condensation Control

  • Magazine Article
  • TBMG-16158
Published April 01, 2013 by Tech Briefs Media Group in United States
  • English

A report discusses a new technique to prevent condensation on the cabin walls of manned spacecraft exposed to the cold environment of space, as such condensation could lead to free water in the cabin. This could facilitate the growth of mold and bacteria, and could lead to oxidation and weakening of the cabin wall.