Radiation Sintering of Lunar Dust.


Protons in the solar wind displace atoms in the grains of lunar dust. These atoms may, through diffusion, sinter the dust layer into a partly coherent but still highly porous structure. 


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@article{Smoluchowski1965RadiationSO, title={Radiation Sintering of Lunar Dust.}, author={R Smoluchowski}, journal={Science}, year={1965}, volume={150 3699}, pages={1025-6} }