astrodynamics


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as·tro·dy·nam·ics

 (ăs′trō-dī-năm′ĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The dynamics of natural and human-made bodies in outer space.

as′tro·dy·nam′ic adj.

astrodynamics

(ˌæstrəʊdaɪˈnæmɪks)
n
1. (General Physics) (functioning as singular) the study of the motion of natural and artificial bodies in space
2. (Astronomy) (functioning as singular) the study of the motion of natural and artificial bodies in space
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Noun1.astrodynamics - the branch of astronomy that studies the motion of natural and artificial bodies in spaceastrodynamics - the branch of astronomy that studies the motion of natural and artificial bodies in space
astronomy, uranology - the branch of physics that studies celestial bodies and the universe as a whole
Translations
mécanique spatiale
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Hartmann, "Optimal earth orbiting satellite constellations via a Pareto Genetic Algorithm," AIAA/AAS Astrodynamics Specialist Conference and Exhibit, pp.
This textbook, directed toward both practicing engineers and graduate students, covers fundamental and advanced topics in orbital mechanics and astrodynamics to expose the student to the basic dynamics of space flight.
In: AIAA/AAS astrodynamics specialist and exhibit, Honolulu, Hawaii; 2008.
Those of you that went to the Air Force Academy and took your basic astronautical engineering course that everybody was required to take in the core curriculum you used a text called Bate, Mueller and White, Fundamentals of Astrodynamics by Bate, Mueller and White.
Lambertson, "Results of the magnetometer navigation (MAGNAV) inflight experiment," in Proceedings of the AIAA/AAS Astrodynamics Specialist Conference and Exhibit, pp.
Kelso, "Revisiting spacetrack report #3," in Proceedings of the AIAA/AAS Astrodynamics Specialist Conference and Exhibit, AIAA-20066753, 2006.
The Jer-Nan Juang astrodynamics symposium; proceedings.
This paper proposes a structure-preserving controller to generate bounded trajectories around the equilibrium, which has many potential applications in astrodynamics. Firstly, a simple structure-preserving controller was constructed by Scheeres et al.
Aristotle's this-worldly science was a search for the patterns of the world including natural causality, astrodynamics and teleological development, while his logic and the categories sought the patterns of truth.
Khan, "The singly averaged differential equations of satellite motion for 0 [less than or equal to] e < 1," in Proceedings of the AAS/AIAA Astrodynamics Conference, EE.UU, San Diego, Calif, USA, 1976.
McClain, Fundamentals of Astrodynamics and Applications, 3rd edition, Microcosm Press, Springer, 2007.
Gyro scalefactor error and misalignment estimation for a spacecraft, AIAAIAAS, Astrodynamics Specialist Conference and Exhibit, Rhode Island, USA.