author = "Chisabas, Roy Stevenson Soler and Loureiro, Geilson and Lino, 
                         Carlos de Oliveira",
                title = "Space Thermal and Vacuum Environment Simulation",
            booktitle = "Space flights",
            publisher = "Intech",
                 year = "2018",
               editor = "Dekoulis, George",
                pages = "11--31",
             keywords = "space environment simulation, space simulation chamber, thermal 
                         vacuum chamber.",
             abstract = "The space simulation chambers are systems used to recreate as 
                         closely as possible the thermal environmental conditions that 
                         spacecraft experience in space, as well as also serve to space 
                         components qualification and material research used in spacecraft. 
                         These systems analyze spacecraft behavior, evaluating its thermal 
                         balance, and functionalities to ensure mission success and 
                         survivability. The objective of this chapter is to give a broad 
                         overview on space simulation chambers, describe which are the 
                         environmental parameters of space that can be simulated in this 
                         type of ground test facilities, types of the space environment 
                         simulators, class of phenomena generated inside, and the 
                         technological evolution of these systems from its conception. This 
                         chapter describes the basic systems and devices that compose the 
                         space simulation chambers.",
          affiliation = "{Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais (INPE)} and {Instituto 
                         Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais (INPE)} and {Instituto Nacional de 
                         Pesquisas Espaciais (INPE)}",
                  doi = "10.5772/intechopen.69789",
                  url = "http://dx.doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.69789",
                 isbn = "978-1-78923-283-7",
             language = "en",
           targetfile = "chisabas-space.pdf",
        urlaccessdate = "05 dez. 2020"