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Unformatted text preview: 6. Closeproximity operations Dynamics in noninertial frames of reference, Flight formations, ClohessyWiltshire equations, zero gravity, space environment. 7. Rigidbody dynamics More on rotations: frame orientation and Euler angles. Angular momentum and energy. Inertia tensor and principalbodyaxis frame, Eulers equations. 8. Attitude control Torquefree axisymmetric rigid body, spinning spacecrafts, nonspinning spacecraft. Gravity gradients and magnetic torques. Communication requirements. 9. Navigation Gyroscopes, gimbals, inertial platforms, stability, GPS and TDRSS. 10. Reentry dynamics Drag and dissipation of kinetic energy, ballistic reentry, skip reentry, lifting body reentry. 11. Finals Week Design project due by 1:30pm, Friday, March 12 th , 2010. Final Exam: Wednesday, March 17 th , 2010, from 1:303:30pm. Comprehensive....
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This note was uploaded on 03/13/2010 for the course MAE 19100 taught by Professor Villac during the Winter '10 term at UC Irvine.
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