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European space research in support of international partnership

Rosa, P. and Ehrenfreund, P. and Horneck, G. and Thiele, G. (2013) European space research in support of international partnership. Space Policy, Epub ahead of print (In Press). Elsevier. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.spacepol.2013.06.011. ISSN 0265-9646.

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The envisaged future space research programmes, whether in the field of space exploration or Earth observation are becoming more and more technically complicated and so costly that a single nation can hardly afford to realize them. Major non-European space-faring nations, China and India will progressively play an important role besides US, Russia and Japan. The Space Advisory Group of the European Commission recommended that the European Commission supports within Horizon 2020 a comprehensive Robotic Mars-Exploration Programme under European leadership that should become an essential element of a coordinated international space research programme. The International Space Station (ISS) experience shows that cooperative space programmes build links between industries and laboratories from around the world, which then further develop in non-space related activities, with positive impact on the economy and scientific research. Strategies need to be developed to mitigate the gradual increasing risks incurred by climate change. In order to lower their entry barrier to engage in space emerging and developing space nations need to be included in cooperative space programmes.We present the recommendations of the Space Advisory Group of the European Commission concerning Europe’s participation to global space endeavours.

Item URL in elib:https://elib.dlr.de/84172/
Document Type:Article
Title:European space research in support of international partnership
AuthorsInstitution or Email of AuthorsAuthor's ORCID iD
Rosa, P. NAV-Portugal, EPE, 1700-008 Lisbon, PortugalUNSPECIFIED
Ehrenfreund, P. Space Policy Institute, George Washington University, 1957 E Street NW, Suite 403, Washington DC 20052, USAUNSPECIFIED
Horneck, G. German Aerospace Center DLR, Institute of Aerospace Medicine, 51170 Cologne, GermanyUNSPECIFIED
Thiele, G. European Space Policy Institute, A-1030 Vienna, AustriaUNSPECIFIED
Journal or Publication Title:Space Policy
Refereed publication:Yes
Open Access:No
Gold Open Access:No
In ISI Web of Science:Yes
Volume:Epub ahead of print (In Press)
Keywords:Space exploration, International Space Station, Climate change, International cooperation, European Commission, Space policy
HGF - Research field:Aeronautics, Space and Transport
HGF - Program:Space
HGF - Program Themes:Research under Space Conditions
DLR - Research area:Raumfahrt
DLR - Program:R FR - Research under Space Conditions
DLR - Research theme (Project):R - Vorhaben Strahlenbiologie (old)
Location: Köln-Porz
Institutes and Institutions:Institute of Aerospace Medicine > Radiation Biology
Deposited By: Kopp, Kerstin
Deposited On:13 Sep 2013 09:12
Last Modified:13 Sep 2013 09:12

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