Learning Fundamentals of Astrodynamics with Matlab(r) and Stk(r) (Dover Books on Aeronautical Engineering) (Paperback)

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Learning Fundamentals of Astrodynamics with Matlab(r) and Stk(r) (Dover Books on Aeronautical Engineering) (Paperback)

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This volume provides a detailed course in solving astrodynamics problems with MATLAB(R) and STK(R) software. It is intended as a companion volume to the long-awaited 2019 second edition of the classic and widely used text, Fundamentals of Astrodynamics, which was developed at the U.S. Air Force Academy and originally published in 1971. Topics include:
- Orbit determination and the classical orbital elements
- Coordinate transformations
- Differential correction
- Kepler and Gauss problems
- Integration schemes and error
- Analytic formulations of several common perturbations
For undergraduate engineering students in the field of astrodynamics.
William W. Saylor, who holds a Masters degree in Nuclear Engineering, is co-author of the long-awaited 2019 second edition of Dover's Fundamentals in Astrodynamics by Roger R. Bate, Donald D. Mueller, and Jerry E. White, which was originally published in 1971.
Product Details ISBN: 9780486838595
ISBN-10: 0486838595
Publisher: Dover Publications
Publication Date: August 18th, 2021
Pages: 224
Language: English
Series: Dover Books on Aeronautical Engineering