Press "Enter" to skip to content

Download Orbit and Constellation Design and Management (Space by James R Wertz PDF

By James R Wertz

Orbit and Constellation layout and administration (OCDM) offers vastly improved element on many themes first brought within the 2 of the sooner Wertz works - Spacecraft perspective decision and regulate (SADC) and house venture research and layout (SMAD). If those books bought you began in project engineering and also you want extra aspect at the key sector of Spacecraft Orbit and angle platforms (SOAS), then this publication offers extra element in SOAS specifications definition, undertaking geometry, orbit and constellation layout, relative movement of satellites, statement and dimension structures engineering, orbit keep an eye on and administration, and related themes.

Show description

Read Online or Download Orbit and Constellation Design and Management (Space Technology Library) PDF

Best astronautics & space flight books

Space Exploration 2008 (Springer Praxis Books Space Exploration)

The distance Exploration annuals supply a each year replace on contemporary house launches, missions and effects, to be released each September. the yearly covers area exploration from numerous angles, in retrospect at earlier missions, reviewing these at the moment less than method and detailing these deliberate for the long run, and encompassing either manned and unmanned spaceflight.

Selecting the Mercury Seven: The Search for America's First Astronauts

The names of the seven Mercury astronauts have been introduced in April 1959 amid a flurry of exposure and patriotism. This paintings offers biographical info of all thirty-two finalists for the seven coveted locations as America's pioneering astronauts. the entire applicants have been one of the nation's elite pilots fascinated with trying out new supersonic plane services.

Fundamentals of Space Law and Policy

Provides and addresses key house legislation and coverage matters for the good thing about wider educated audiences that desire to acquaint themselves with the basics of the gap legislations box. This short analyzes in a concise demeanour the mixed effect of area legislations and coverage on overseas house actions. learn at the side of the opposite books within the Springer ‘Space improvement’ sequence, it helps a broader realizing of the company, economics, engineering, felony, and procedural points of area actions.

Interkosmos: The Eastern Bloc's Early Space Program

This e-book specializes in the Interkosmos software, which was once shaped in 1967, marking a essentially new period of cooperation by means of socialist international locations, led by means of the Soviet Union, within the learn and exploration of house. The chapters make clear the distance application that was once at the moment a first-rate outlet for the Soviet Union's goals at changing into an international strength.

Extra info for Orbit and Constellation Design and Management (Space Technology Library)

Example text

Has detailed case studies of 10 missions (with actual dollar costs) which have reduced cost by factors of 2 to 10 relative to tradition expectations. Wertz, J. , and W. J. Larson (eds). 1999. ; Dordrecht, The Netherlands and Torrance, CA: Kluwer Academic Publishers and Microcosm Press. 920 p. Often referred to as SMAD. Has become a standard reference for space mission engineering and the mission analysis and design process. Process-oriented with many data tables. Broad coverage of all mission aspects—including topics not covered in other volumes, such as mission engineering, mission geometry, orbit selection and design, cost modeling, and low-cost spacecraft.

Vol. Ill, Humans in Space Flight (1996,600 p. in 2 books), provides a very detailed discus­ sion of physiological adaptation to the space environment. Pisacane, V. , andR. C. Moore. 1994. Fundamentals o f Space Systems. NY: Oxford U niversity Press. 772 p. Defines the spacecraft design process as done at APL, a long-standing member of the low-cost spacecraft community. The emphasis of the book is on the analytical and physical basis of spacecraft system and subsystem design with some treatment of related issues such as operations, systems engineering, and the space environ­ ment, Pocha, J.

617 p. Presents both processes and technology for reducing cost in spacecraft manufactur­ ing, launch, and operations. Includes discussion of cost modeling, reliability, and implementation strategies. Has detailed case studies of 10 missions (with actual dollar costs) which have reduced cost by factors of 2 to 10 relative to tradition expectations. Wertz, J. , and W. J. Larson (eds). 1999. ; Dordrecht, The Netherlands and Torrance, CA: Kluwer Academic Publishers and Microcosm Press. 920 p. Often referred to as SMAD.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.67 of 5 – based on 37 votes