A Review Article on Lunar Dust Levitation Modeling

  • H. Chaudhary, Zarana D. Gandhi, Bharat G. Upadhyay
  • Published 2014

Abstract

The lunar surface is electrostatically charged by space plasma currents and ultraviolet portion of sunlight to certain potential. Due to the surface charging phenomena, the dust particles which are resting on the surface get charged and levitated in the lunar environment. The levitation of dust particles involves consideration of some parameters like… (More)

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