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Courses - Spring 2022
Engineering, Aerospace Department Site
Spacecraft Attitude Dynamics and Control
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud, S-F
Prerequisite: ENAE404 and ENAE432.
Rigid body rotational dynamics of spacecraft; forced and unforced motion, torques produced by the orbital environment; orbit/attitude coupling; gas jet, momentum wheel, and magnetic torque actuators. Elementary feedback attitude regulators and algorithms for linear and nonlinear attitude tracking.