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ISRN Astronomy and Astrophysics
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 502973, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/502973
Review Article

History of the Tether Concept and Tether Missions: A Review

1School of Mechanical, Electronic and Industrial Engineering, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu 611731, China
2School of Engineering and Built Environment, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow G4 0BA, UK
3School of Automation Engineering, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu 611731, China
4The State Key Laboratory of Mechanical Transmission, Chongqing University, Chongqing 400044, China

Received 13 December 2012; Accepted 16 January 2013

Academic Editors: S. Koutchmy and W. W. Zeilinger

Copyright © 2013 Yi Chen et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

How to Cite this Article

Yi Chen, Rui Huang, Xianlin Ren, Liping He, and Ye He, “History of the Tether Concept and Tether Missions: A Review,” ISRN Astronomy and Astrophysics, vol. 2013, Article ID 502973, 7 pages, 2013. doi:10.1155/2013/502973