Reference numberMS/926/1/15
TitleCorrespondence and papers from Russia on Luna 16 and 20, collected by Colin Pillinger
DateNovember 1972-3 March 1975
DescriptionCorrespondence regarding English translations of the Russian volume published on Luna 16 for the use of Principle Investigators, and scientific papers from Russia in both Russian and English translation on Luna 16 and 20. Includes Jean Agrell's translation of 'Preliminary data on lunar soil obtained by automatic station "Luna-20"' by A.P. Vinogradov, 1972.

Eight journal articles are in Russian, with the following translated into English:

'The relationship between lunar crater morphology and crater size,' C.P. Florensky, A.T. Basilevsky and N.N. Grebennik
'The role of vaporization processes in lunar rock formation,' A.V. Ivanov and K.P. Florensky
'Chondrule-like particles from Luna 16 and Luna 20 regolith samples' A.V. Ivanov, M.A. Nazarov, O.D. Rode and I.D. Shevaleevski
'Comparative characteristics of regolith samples delivered from the lunar mare and highland regions by the automatic stations Luna 16 and Luna 20' A.V. Ivanov, L.S. Tarasov, O.D. Rode and K.P. Florensky

P. Wigley, The Royal Society
Dr Yu. I. Belyaev, V.I. Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry
Professor Colin Trevor Pillinger, University of Bristol
Mrs Francis Waranius, NASA
John H. Pomeroy, NASA
Professor Geoffrey Eglinton, University of Bristol
Dr R.O. Pepin, NASA
T.C. Gibb, School of Chemistry, University of Leeds
Dr K.P. Florenskij, V.I. Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry
Dr R.O. Pepin, NASA
Extent1 folder containing 19 items
Physical description1 folder of loose papers
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA4367Pillinger; Colin Trevor (1943 - 2014)1943 - 2014
NA5073Eglinton; Geoffrey (1927 - 2016)1927 - 2016
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