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AE 502 ONL - Advanced Orbital Mechanics
|Advanced Orbital Mechanics||ONL||62442||ONL||4||0930 - 1050||T R|
This course covers circular-restricted three-body problem; surfaces of zero velocity, libration points, and halo orbits; perturbed two-body motion; Gauss and Lagrange planetary equations, Hamilton's principle, canonical equations and Delaunay variables; application to artificial Earth satellites; and orbit determination.
BS degree in engineering or science from an accredited college in the United States or an approved institution of higher learning abroad and a course in Orbital Mechanics (AE 402).
- Aerospace Engineering