Theses and Dissertations
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Optimization of low thrust trajectories with terminal aerocapture
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2003-06)
This thesis explores using a direct pseudospectral method for the solution of optimal control problems with mixed dynamics. An easy to use MATLAB optimization package known as DIDO is used to obtain the solutions. The ...
Design recovery and implementation of the AYK-14 VHSIC processor module adapter with field programmable gate array technology
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2002-12)
The rapid pace of change in the electronics industry and the significant reduction in military budgets over the past decade has forced many military aircraft to extend their service lifetimes. This has led to aircraft with ...
A feasibility study of oscillating-wing power generators
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2002-09)
Mankind is continually searching for new sources of energy or methods to harness known sources. Recently, renewable and zero-pollution energy supplies are of great interest. Consequently, power generation from a fluttering ...
Branch Of Service
Lieutenant, United States Navy (3)
Aeronautical Engineering (3)
Aeronautics and Astronautics (3)