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Satellite Attitude Prediction

  • Rudrapatna V. Ramnath
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Part of the SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology book series (BRIEFSAPPLSCIENCES)

Abstract

Attitude prediction of spacecraft is an important area in space flight requiring rapid and accurate methods of computation. We will now present an elaborate application in space flight to illustrate the computational benefits of asymptotic solutions. The application involves the attitude prediction of satellites orbiting the earth and is based on [1–3].

Keywords

Space Flight Multiple Time Scale Attitude Motion External Torque Slow Time Scale 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyLexingtonUSA

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