SCIENCE CHINA Information Sciences, Volume 63 , Issue 10 : 200201(2020) https://doi.org/10.1007/s11432-020-3047-4

Technological breakthroughs and scientific progress of the Chang'e-4 mission

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  • ReceivedJun 16, 2020
  • AcceptedJul 16, 2020
  • PublishedSep 18, 2020


Chang'e-4 is the first man-made probe that accomplished landing and roving on the far side of the Moon, which is viewed as a new milestone in the history of Lunar exploration. Beginning with a brief introduction to the progress of domestic and foreign Lunar exploration, this paper reviews the implementation process of the Chang'e-4 project, sorts out the technical breakthroughs achieved, summarizes the exploration achievements, and provides references for subsequent Lunar exploration.


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