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Silicon Carbide

This Silicon Carbide (SiC) sample hasn't been on Venus, but it has been measured at temperatures up to 600 °C. The digital circuits still work at these elevated temperatures. This is part of the project Working on Venus  that has the goal to build all the electronics needed for a Venus Lander. The surface of Venus i 460 °C.

Page responsible:Jahangir Jazayeri
Belongs to: KTH Space Center
Last changed: May 16, 2018