Entry Trajectory Tracking Law via Feedback Linearization

@inproceedings{Bharadwaj1998EntryTT,
  title={Entry Trajectory Tracking Law via Feedback Linearization},
  author={Sanjay Bharadwaj and A. V. Rao and Kenneth D. Mease},
  year={1998}
}
Asasteptowardextendingthetwo-dimensional(longitudinal)entrypredictive/trackingguidanceschemeusedby the U.S. Space Shuttle Orbitertothreedimensions, a control law fortrackinga three-dimensional entrytrajectory isdesigned. Thetrackinglawcommandstheanglesofattack and of bank thatarerequired tofollow aground track specie ed as a function of energy. Feedback linearization is used to design the tracking law. Some extensions to the existing theory are required to accommodate features of the entry… CONTINUE READING

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