The following sources are recommended by an expert whose research specialty is solar sails.
· McInnes, Colin R., Solar Sailing: Technology, Dynamics, and Mission Applications, Springer-Verlag, 1999.
· Wright, Jerome L., Space Sailing, Gordon and Breach Science Publishers, 1992.
· Benjamin Diedrich's Solar Sails Site http://www.ugcs.caltech.edu/~diedrich/solarsails/
· Solar Sails http://www.u3p.net
· Sauer, Carl G., "Optimum Solar-Sail Interplanetary Trajectories," AIAA-76-792, AAS/AIAA Astrodynamics Conference, August 1976.
· Forward, Robert L., "Roundtrip Interstellar Travel Using Laser-Pushed Lightsails," Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, Vol. 21, No. 2, March 1984.
"The Infography about Solar Sails"
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