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Capitol Technology University Course Catalog

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

AE 350 - Autonomous Ground Systems

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

Provides an in-depth introduction to the components that compose satellite ground systems in the commercial, military, and civil sectors from the inception of the space program to present day. Discusses conceptual and planned software development, integration and testing, launch operations, sustainment engineering, decommissioning of ground systems components and the system engineering processes involved in these activities. Introduces students to the tools and methods needed to create dynamic ground system components based on automation and autonomic principles. Cover CCSDS, ISO-900X, CMMI, UML, mission planning, flight dynamics principles and risk mitigation/anomaly resolution practices. Provides an introduction to STOL, CECIL, XML, and XTCE languages. Offered Fall semester only. Offered Fall semester only.

Prerequisite(s): AE 150, CS 150, and EN 102
Corequisite(s): AE 311