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How Does a Spacecraft Reach the Moon? (Science in the Real World)
How Does a Spacecraft Reach the Moon? (Science in the Real World)

The Moon is very far from Earth. Yet, scientists have been able to get satellites, shuttles, and other spacecraft into space and a few manned spacecraft to land on the Moon. "How Does a Spacecraft Reach the Moon?" reveals the science behind propulsion and the energy it takes to get large craft into space. Colorful photographs and...

Encyclopedia of the Solar System, Second Edition
Encyclopedia of the Solar System, Second Edition
Long before Galileo published his discoveries about Jupiter, lunar craters, and the Milky Way in the Starry Messenger in 1610, people were fascinated with the planets and stars around them. That interest continues today, and scientists are making new discoveries at an astounding rate. Ancient lake beds on Mars, robotic spacecraft missions, and...
Onboard Computers, Onboard Software and Satellite Operations: An Introduction (Springer Aerospace Technology)
Onboard Computers, Onboard Software and Satellite Operations: An Introduction (Springer Aerospace Technology)

The development of satellites is always driven by their applications, so the payload and its satellite infrastructure can fulfill all envisioned tasks and sometimes this is under great autonomy. The brain of the satellite is the Onboard Computer with the Onboard Software providing functions, procedures and services in preparation for the...

Einstein and Heisenberg: The Controversy Over Quantum Physics (Springer Biographies)
Einstein and Heisenberg: The Controversy Over Quantum Physics (Springer Biographies)
This is a fascinating account of two great scientists of the 20th century: Einstein and Heisenberg, discoverers, respectively, of the theory of relativity and quantum mechanics. It connects the history of modern physics to the life stories of these two extraordinary physicists.These discoveries laid the foundation of modern physics, without...
Spacecraft Power Systems
Spacecraft Power Systems
The first man-made satellite was Sputnik I, launched and operated by Russia in the low Earth orbit in 1957. In the decade that followed, the American space exploration programs launched many Earth orbiting satellites. The first commercial geosynchronous satellite, Intelsat-1, was placed in orbit in 1965, and, in 1969, NASA’s Apollo-11 became...
The New Communications Technologies, Fifth Edition: Applications, Policy, and Impact
The New Communications Technologies, Fifth Edition: Applications, Policy, and Impact
"Although the book is directed toward technology courses...it makes for interesting, thought-provoking reading." - Monitoring Times

As new communications applications are developed and brought to market, it is vital for communications professionals to keep abreast of these issues. Since the
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Communication Satellite Antennas: System Architecture, Technology, and Evaluation
Communication Satellite Antennas: System Architecture, Technology, and Evaluation

A Practical Approach To Antenna Technology For Communication Satellites

This authoritative resource discusses antenna technology for communication satellites, addressing both the space and user segments. The book provides a system view of antenna applications, a description of various antenna technologies, and...

Solar System Astrophysics: Planetary Atmospheres and the Outer Solar System (Astronomy and Astrophysics Library)
Solar System Astrophysics: Planetary Atmospheres and the Outer Solar System (Astronomy and Astrophysics Library)

The second edition of Solar System Astrophysics: Planetary Atmospheres and the Outer Solar System provides a timely update of our knowledge of planetary atmospheres and of the bodies of the outer solar system and their analogs in other planetary systems. This volume begins with an expanded treatment of the physics, chemistry, and...

Communications Satellites: Global Change Agents (Telecommunications Series)
Communications Satellites: Global Change Agents (Telecommunications Series)

Over the past 40 years, satellites have played a key role in creating a global culture, spreading worldwide entertainment, stimulating technological interchange, and promoting trade around the world. Communications Satellites: Global Change Agents addresses communications satellites not only in terms of the technology and the services...

Server-side GPS and Assisted-GPS in Java (Artech House Gnss Technologies and Applications)
Server-side GPS and Assisted-GPS in Java (Artech House Gnss Technologies and Applications)

Assisted-GNSS is an interesting field to work in at present. Demand for accurate location is increasing and new satellites and signals are coming online through the GPS modernization program and the emergence of new GNSSs.

This book is a practical exploration of A-GNSS with particular focus on A-GPS. It provides some theoretical...

ROI of Software Process Improvement: Metrics for Project Managers and Software Engineers
ROI of Software Process Improvement: Metrics for Project Managers and Software Engineers

This book masterfully illuminates extremely simple, but overwhelmingly powerful metrics, models, and methods for designing professional business cases while the author demystifies esoteric concepts in ROI.


An indispensable addition to your...

Kalman Filtering: Theory and Practice Using MATLAB
Kalman Filtering: Theory and Practice Using MATLAB

From Reviews of the First Edition

"An authentic magnum opus worth much more than its weight in gold!"
IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control

The proven textbook on Kalman filtering—now fully updated, revised, and expanded

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