Mars Science Laboratory Entry, Descent and Landing Trajectory Reconstruction Uncertainty Assessment

Abstract

On August 5, 2012 the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) entry vehicle successfully entered and landed on the Mars surface. During Entry Descent and Landing (EDL), the Curiosity rover was carried by the entry vehicle and carefully lowered to the ground near Gale crater. After completion of the EDL mission, trajectory reconstruction analyses were performed in… (More)

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@inproceedings{Kutty2013MarsSL, title={Mars Science Laboratory Entry, Descent and Landing Trajectory Reconstruction Uncertainty Assessment}, author={Prasad Kutty and Christopher D. Karlgaard}, year={2013} }