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School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE)
MAE
6276
Mechanics of Space Flight
Mechanics of Space Flight
3
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Lecture
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Every Year
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Coordinate and time systems. Newton’s laws; 2-, 3-, and n-body problems, Lagrange points, gravity-assisted trajectories, variation of parameters and orbit perturbations, non-central gravity effects, drag, sun-synchronous, and formation orbits. Numerical applications using MatLab.

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