EP-95 ON THE MOON WITH APOLLO 16

 

CONTENTS

 

PREFACE.

HOW TO USE THIS GUIDEBOOK.

INTRODUCTION.

LANDING SITE DESCRIPTION.

The Craters.
The Cayley Plains.
The Descartes Formation.

LUNAR ROVING VEHICLE.

SURFACE SCIENCE ACTIVITIES.

Traverse Descriptions.
Lunar Surface Scientific Experiments and Hardware.
Apollo Lunar Surface Experiments Package (ALSEP).
Heat Flow Experiment (HFE).
Passive Seismic Experiment (PSE).
Active Seismic Experiment (ASK).
Lunar Surface Magnetometer Experiment (LSM).
Lunar Portable Magnetometer Experiment (LPM).
Solar Wind Composition Experiment (SWC).
Cosmic Ray Detector Experiment (CRD).
Lunar Geology Experiment (LGE).
The Lunar Samples.
Lunar Surface Ultraviolet Camera-Spectrograph (UVC).
Soil Mechanics Experiment (SME).

INTRODUCTION TO ORBITAL SCIENCE.

ORBITAL SCIENCE ACTIVITIES.

Lunar Orbital Scientific Experiments and Hardware.
Photographic Tasks and Equipment (PTE).
Laser Altimeter (LA).
Chemical Group of Orbital Experiments.
X-ray Fluorescence Experiment (XFE).
Alpha Particle Spectrometer (APS).
Gamma-ray Spectrometer (GRS).
Mass Spectrometer Experiment (MSE).
S-band Transponder (SBT).
Bistatic Radar Investigation (BRI).
Subsatellite Experiments (SUB).

THE CREW.

BIBLIOGRAPHY.

GLOSSARY.

ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS.

TABLES.

Table 1. Timeline of Apollo 16 Mission Events.
Table 2. LRV Exploration Traverse.
Table 3. ALSEP Timeline.
Table 4. Apollo Science Experiments.
Table 5. Apollo Science Principal Investigators and Instrument Contractors.
Table 6. Scientific Equipment Suppliers.


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