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Author Wang, Danwei
Title Satellite formation flying [electronic resource] : relative dynamics, formation design, fuel optimal maneuvers and formation maintenance / by Danwei Wang, Baolin Wu, Eng Kee Poh
Imprint Singapore : Springer Singapore : Imprint: Springer, 2017
book jacket
Descript x, 205 p. : ill., digital ; 24 cm
Series Intelligent systems, control and automation: science and engineering, 2213-8986 ; v.87
Intelligent systems, control and automation: science and engineering ; v.87
Note Introduction -- Dynamic Models of Satellite Relative Motion around an Oblate Earth -- Passive and Periodic Satellite Formation Design around an Oblate Earth -- Nonlinear Optimization of Low-Thrust Trajectory for Satellite Formation -- Optimal Control for Satellite Formation Keeping -- Decentralized Control for Attitude Synchronization under Undirected Communication Topology -- Decentralized Control for Attitude Synchronization under directed Communication Topology
This book systematically describes the concepts and principles for multi-satellite relative motion, passive and near passive formation designs, trajectory planning and control for fuel optimal formation maneuvers, and formation flying maintenance control design. As such, it provides a sound foundation for researchers and engineers in this field to develop further theories and pursue their implementations. Though satellite formation flying is widely considered to be a major advance in space technology, there are few systematic treatments of the topic in the literature. Addressing that gap, the book offers a valuable resource for academics, researchers, postgraduate students and practitioners in the field of satellite science and engineering
Host Item Springer eBooks
Subject Formation flying
Autonomous vehicles
Artificial satellites -- Tracking
Engineering
Control, Robotics, Mechatronics
Calculus of Variations and Optimal Control; Optimization
Aerospace Technology and Astronautics
Fluid- and Aerodynamics
Alt Author Wu, Baolin
Poh, Eng Kee
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