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Capitol Technology University Course Catalog

    Apr 22, 2024  
2023-2024 Course Catalog 
2023-2024 Course Catalog

AE 454 - Spacecraft Attitude and Control

Class Hour(s) 3
Laboratory Hour(s) 0
3 Semester Credit Hour(s)

Analysis of methods of monitoring maintaining and controlling spacecraft attitude and positioning. Propulsion systems. Effects of gravity gradients, space environment and atmospheric drag. Stabilization using controllers, actuators, sensors and impulse devices. Design of control subsystems. Systems engineering approach. Offered Spring semester only. . Offered Spring semester only.

Prerequisite(s): CS 120
Corequisite(s): EE 309 or EE 453