Spacecraft Dynamics

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This course serves as an introduction to orbital mechanics, and spacecraft dynamics and control.

TEXT: “Spacecraft Attitude Determination and Control,” ed. James R. Wertz.

SUPPLEMENT: “Fundamentals of Astrodynamics,” by R.R. Bate, D.D. Mueller, and J.E. White, Dover Publications, New York, NY, 1971.

  • Overview
    • Spacecraft Systems
    • Orbit Determination
    • Attitude Determination
    • Spacecraft Control
  • Orbit Determination
    • Kepler’s Equation
    • Newton’s Equation
    • Orbit Propagation
  • Attitude Determination
    • Attitude Parameterizations
    • Kinematic Equations
    • Attitude Sensors
    • Deterministic Attitude Determination
    • Kalman Filtering
  • Attitude Dynamics
    • Euler’s Equation
    • Kinematic Equations
    • Torque-free Response
    • Nutation
    • Disturbance Torques
  • Spacecraft Control
    • Linear Control
    • Nonlinear Control
    • Momentum-Bias Control
    • Nutation and Libration Damping
    • Gravity-Gradient Control
  • Other (Time Permitting)
    • Magnetic-Field Modeling
    • Orbit Perturbations

Years Taught: Fall '96