Designing a Reference Trajectory for Frozen Repeat Near-Equatorial Low Earth Orbits

  title={Designing a Reference Trajectory for Frozen Repeat Near-Equatorial Low Earth Orbits},
  author={Samuel Low and Yongjun Moon and Wen Tao Liu and Chek-Wu Tan},
  journal={Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets},
Numerical techniques for designing frozen repeat orbits as reference trajectories have been extensively studied for polar orbit missions. For near-equatorial orbits, larger perturbing forces are ex... 
Optimal Pointing Sequences in Spacecraft Formation Flying Using Online Planning with Resource Constraints
In spacecraft formation flying, establishing inter-satellite communication links is critical for data exchange and relative satellite navigation. In large formations, establishing links between the


Analytical Mechanics of Space Systems
Analytical Mechanics of Space Systems, Third Edition provides a comprehensive treatment of dynamics of space systems, starting with the fundamentals and covering topics from basic kinematics and
A Class of Methods for Solving Nonlinear Simultaneous Equations
solution. The functions that require zeroing are real functions of real variables and it will be assumed that they are continuous and differentiable with respect to these variables. In many practical
Searching for Repeating Ground Track Orbits: A Systematic Approach
  • 1999