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Advances in Control System Technology for Aerospace Applications

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  • Latest research on the future of aerospace decision and control sciences

  • Outcome of the workshop "Aerospace Decision and Control" held at June 11 and 12, 2012, Georgia Tech, USA

  • Written by leading experts in the field

  • Includes supplementary material: sn.pub/extras

Part of the book series: Lecture Notes in Control and Information Sciences (LNCIS, volume 460)

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Table of contents (5 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii
  2. Spacecraft Autonomy Challenges for Next-Generation Space Missions

    • Joseph A. Starek, Behçet Açıkmeşe, Issa A. Nesnas, Marco Pavone
    Pages 1-48
  3. New Guidance, Navigation, and Control Technologies for Formation Flying Spacecraft and Planetary Landing

    • Fred Y. Hadaegh, Andrew E. Johnson, David S. Bayard, Behçet Açıkmeşe, Soon-Jo Chung, Raman K. Mehra
    Pages 49-80
  4. Aircraft Autonomy

    • Piero Miotto, Leena Singh, James D. Paduano, Andrew Clare, Mary L. Cummings, Lesley A. Weitz
    Pages 81-107
  5. Challenges in Aerospace Decision and Control: Air Transportation Systems

    • Hamsa Balakrishnan, John-Paul Clarke, Eric M. Feron, R. John Hansman, Hernando Jimenez
    Pages 109-136
  6. From Design to Implementation: An Automated, Credible Autocoding Chain for Control Systems

    • Timothy Wang, Romain Jobredeaux, Heber Herencia, Pierre-Loïc Garoche, Arnaud Dieumegard, Éric Feron et al.
    Pages 137-180

About this book

This book is devoted to Control System Technology applied to aerospace and covers the four disciplines Cognitive Engineering, Computer Science, Operations Research, and Servo-Mechanisms. This edited book follows a workshop held at the Georgia Institute of Technology in June 2012, where the today's most important aerospace challenges, including aerospace autonomy, safety-critical embedded software engineering, and modern air transportation were discussed over the course of two days of intense interactions among leading aerospace engineers and scientists. Its content provide a snapshot of today's aerospace control research and its future, including Autonomy in space applications, Control in space applications, Autonomy in aeronautical applications, Air transportation, and Safety-critical software engineering.

Keywords

  • Aerospace Control
  • Aerospace Decision
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Air Traffic Control
  • Aircraft Autonomy
  • Aircraft Control
  • Engine Control
  • Spacecraft Autonomy
  • Spacecraft Control

Editors and Affiliations

  • School of Aerospace Engineering, Atlanta, USA

    Eric Feron

Bibliographic Information

  • Book Title: Advances in Control System Technology for Aerospace Applications

  • Editors: Eric Feron

  • Series Title: Lecture Notes in Control and Information Sciences

  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-47694-9

  • Publisher: Springer Berlin, Heidelberg

  • eBook Packages: Engineering, Engineering (R0)

  • Copyright Information: Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2016

  • Softcover ISBN: 978-3-662-47693-2Published: 25 September 2015

  • eBook ISBN: 978-3-662-47694-9Published: 16 September 2015

  • Series ISSN: 0170-8643

  • Series E-ISSN: 1610-7411

  • Edition Number: 1

  • Number of Pages: XII, 180

  • Number of Illustrations: 10 b/w illustrations, 65 illustrations in colour

  • Topics: Control and Systems Theory, Aerospace Technology and Astronautics

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eBook USD 39.99
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Softcover Book USD 54.99
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  • Dispatched in 3 to 5 business days
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