A rule-based decision support tool for architecting Earth observing missions

  title={A rule-based decision support tool for architecting Earth observing missions},
  author={Daniel Selva and E. Crawley},
  journal={2012 IEEE Aerospace Conference},
A decision support tool is presented that is especially tailored for architecting Earth observing missions and programs. The tool features both a cost model and a performance model. This paper focuses on the description of the performance model. Indeed, while considerable effort has been put into the development of cost estimating models, comparably much less effort has been put into the development of quantitative methods to assess how well Earth Observing Mission satisfy scientific and… Expand
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