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Automatic maneuver detection and tracking of space objects in optical survey scenarios based on stochastic hybrid systems formulation

  title={Automatic maneuver detection and tracking of space objects in optical survey scenarios based on stochastic hybrid systems formulation},
  author={Guillermo Escribano and Manuel Sanjurjo-Rivo and Jan Siminski and Alejandro Pastor and Diego Escobar},
The state space representation of active resident space objects can be posed in the form of a stochastic hybrid system. Satellite maneuvers may be accounted for according to control cost or heuristical considerations, yet it is possible to jointly consider a combination of both. In this work, Sequential Monte Carlo filtering techniques are applied to the maneuvering target tracking problem in an optical survey scenario, where the maneuver control inputs are characterized in a Bayesian inference… Expand

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