From its roots in classical mechanics and reliance on stability theory to the evolution of practical stabilization ideas, this volume covers environmental torques encountered in space; energy dissipation; motion equations for four archetypical systems; orientation parameters; illustrations of key concepts with on-orbit flight data; and typical engineering hardware. 1986 edition.
Reprint of the John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York, 1986 edition.
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|Author/Editor||Peter C. Hughes|
|Dimensions||6 1/8 x 9 1/4|