Beyond Earth: Navigating the Growing Space Debris Threat – Accidents and Mitigation Technologies

Course Content


  • The increasing proliferation of space debris and its potential risks to space missions and satellites.
  • Importance of understanding the origins, types, and implications of space debris for future space exploration.
  • Overview of the ebook’s focus on space debris threats, historical accidents, and innovative mitigation technologies.

Chapter 1: Space Debris – A Looming Menace

Chapter 2: Accidents and Near-Miss Incidents

Chapter 3: Threats to Space Assets and Human Spaceflight

Chapter 4: National and International Efforts in Space Debris Mitigation

Chapter 5: Active Debris Removal (ADR) Technologies

Chapter 6: Passive Debris Mitigation Strategies

Chapter 7: Space Traffic Management and Future Perspectives