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Courses - Fall 2023
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Near-Earth Object Exploration
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Prerequisite: ENAE601.
Restriction: Must be in one of the following programs (ENGR: MS/PhD-Aerospace Engineering (Master's); ENGR: MS/PhD-Aerospace Engineering (Doctoral)).
Credit only granted for: ENAE788N or ENAE603.
Formerly: ENAE788N.
An overview of the near-Earth objects (NEOs) of our solar system--the asteroids and comets whose orbits closely approach Earth's orbit--and what we know about them, what we're learning about them, and how to design spacecraft missions to interact with them.