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SPACE TOURISM 1 LECTURE

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Keio University, Yokohama, Japan

Space Tourism Lecture

Space Tourism Lecture

First Space Tourism Lecture on Nov. 5, 2003

First Space Tourism Lecture
on Nov. 5, 2003

Astronaut Koichi Wakata is Guest Speaker on Nov. 26, 2003

Astronaut Koichi Wakata is Guest Speaker on Nov. 26, 2003

Student project 'Space Tourist Board Game' on June 12, 2005

Student project "Space Tourist Board Game" on June 12, 2005

Key Facts

About: Starting from November 5, 2003, this lecture is the worldwide first "Space Tourism" class. This is a master course, but credits can also be earned by bachelor's or Ph.D. students. Transfer of credits to other universities on request. Visitors are always welcome!
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Copyright: This lecture series is protected by the U.S. Copyright Office for Robert A. Goehlich (Registration Number: TX-5-949-059).

Where: Keio University, Department of System Design Engineering, Lecture Room No. 12-104 (building 12 at 1. floor), 3-14-1 Hiyoshi, Kohoku-ku, Yokohama 223-8522, Japan
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When: Every Wednesday, 14:45 - 16:15, Spring Semester 2004 + Fall Semester 2003


Topics

  1. Introduction
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  2. Aspects on Space Tourism
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  3. Space Tourism Market
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  4. History, Present and Future of Space Tourism
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  5. Intermediate Student Presentations
  6. Basics about Rocket Science
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  7. Basics about Space Transportation Systems
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  8. Basics about Cost Engineering for Space Transportation Systems
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  9. Intermediate Student Presentations
  10. Case Study for a Typical Suborbital Rocket for Space Tourists
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  11. Case Study for a Typical Orbital Rocket for Space Tourists
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  12. Hurdles and Opposing Forces to Space Tourism
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  13. Conclusion
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  14. Final Student Presentations (Additional Class Day)
  15. Exam

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