astrodynamicist


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astrodynamicist

(ˌæstrəʊdaɪˈnæmɪsɪst)
n
(Astronautics) a person who studies astrodynamics
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Kelso, a senior research astrodynamicist at the Center for Space Standards and Innovation, the collision appears to have happened January 22.
And the reason that's important to us is if you look at our command and control structure in space is even after we get through the JSpOC Mission System program and we get to the end of increment two, what we're gonna have is a very robust situational awareness capability without the ability to do really much of anything because if we just kind of build this huge data and then we have to basically take orbital analysts--'astrodynamicists' to make up a word--and we have to put them in a room and then kind of cogitate and figure out what we're gonna do and then tell the commander that this is what's really going on and maybe ought to do something.