Attitude control of a rigid body suspended by string with the use of ventilator engines

  • D. S. Ivanov
  • M. Yu. Ovchinnikov
  • S. S. Tkachev
Control Systems of Moving Objects


Axial motion of a balloon payload with respect to the center of mass under action of ventilator engines is studied. An implementation of a control algorithm is suggested. The possibility of using ventilator engines for trajectory tracking is examined. A technique for determining engine parameters and results of laboratory tests of a system mock-up are presented.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. S. Ivanov
    • 1
  • M. Yu. Ovchinnikov
    • 1
  • S. S. Tkachev
    • 1
  1. 1.Keldysh Institute of Applied MathematicsRussian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia

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