Government Accession No.
Recipient's Catalog No.
9 14-40- 60-89-72
Performing Organization Name and Address
LyndonB.Johnson Space CenterHouston, Texas 77058APOLLOEXPERIENCEREPORTAPOLLO LUNAR SURFACE EXPERIMENTS PACKAGEDATA PROCESSING SYSTEM
Contract or Grant
Performing Organization Code
Performing Organization Report
Type cf Report and Period Covered
Sponsoring Agency Name and Address
Technical NoteNational Aeronautics and Space AdministrationWashington, D.C. 20546
Sponsoring Agency Code
Key Words (Suggested by Author(s)
Apollo Lunar Surface Experiments Package
Apollo Program experience in the processing of scientific data from the Apollo lunar surfaceexperiments package, in which computers and associated hardware and software were used,
summarized. The facility developed for the preprocessing of the lunar science data
are several computer facilities and programs used by the Principal Investi-gators. The handling, processing, and analyzing of lunar science data and the interfacewith the Principal Investigators are discussed. Pertinent problems that arose in thedevelopment of the data processing schemes are discussed
that future programs maybenefit from the solutions to the problems. The evolution of the data processing techniques
lunar science data
future programs of this type.
STAR Subject Category: 31.
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