Theses and Dissertations
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Unscented sampling techniques for evolutionary computation with applications to astrodynamic optimization
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 2016-09)
This dissertation investigates several innovative approaches to evolutionary optimization that are relevant to numerous applications in astronautical engineering. The challenges and shortfalls associated with evolutionary ...
Design and experimental implementation of optimal spacecraft atntenna slews
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 2013-12)
This thesis investigates the development and implementation of optimal slew trajectories for positioning a spacecraft antenna. Conventional maneuvers are developed by considering each gimbal independently. Consequently, ...