Astrodynamics and Space Navigation

Active Faculty:

Born, Scheeres, Schaub, Axelrad, Akos, Nerem, Cash, Parker, McMahon, Jones, Culp, Backen, Davis

Subtopics

Orbit and Attitude Determination
Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS)
Spacecraft formation flying
Spacecraft Navigation
Three-body astrodynamics
Orbital debris
Orbit state and uncertainty propagation
Space situational awareness
Celestial mechanics
Asteroid rendezvous
Interplanetary trajectories