Optimization and Closed-Loop Guidance of Drag-Modulated Aeroassisted Orbital Transfer

@inproceedings{Kechichian2003OptimizationAC,
  title={Optimization and Closed-Loop Guidance of Drag-Modulated Aeroassisted Orbital Transfer},
  author={J. A. Kechichian and Ma. Isabel Cruz and E. A. Rinderle},
  year={2003}
}
An a n a l y s i s of o p t i m a l and near o p t i m a l a tmospher io f l i g h t t r a j e c t o r i e s f o r drag modulated a e r o a s s i s t e d o r b i t a l t r a n s f e r i s p r e s c n t e d . An e x p l i c i t a n d a d a p t i v e c l o s e d l o o p g u i d a n c e a p p z o s c h f o r t h i s mode of o r b i t t r a n s f e r i s a l s… CONTINUE READING