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dc.contributor.authorHonegger, Barbara
dc.date.accessioned2013-03-07T19:04:52Z
dc.date.available2013-03-07T19:04:52Z
dc.date.issued2007-04-20
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10945/29641
dc.description.abstractSoftware created by a Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) professor has twice been used by NASA to maneuver the International Space Station (ISS) without expending any fuel. On Nov. 5 and again March 3, the space agency applied an optimal control software package developed by NPS Mechanical and Astronautical Engineering Professor I. Michael Ross to identify and carry out the first-ever zero-propellant rotational maneuvers of the massive orbiting laboratory.en_US
dc.description.sponsorshipNaval Postgraduate School (U.S.), Monterey, Californiaen_US
dc.language.isoen_US
dc.publisherNavy.milen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesNNS070420-01
dc.rightsThis publication is a work of the U.S. Government as defined in Title 17, United States Code, Section 101. Copyright protection is not available for this work in the United States.en_US
dc.titleNPS Professor's Software Breakthrough Allows Zero-Propellant Maneuvers in Spaceen_US
dc.typeArticleen_US
dc.contributor.corporateNaval Postgraduate School Public Affairs Office
dc.contributor.schoolNaval Postgraduate School (U.S.), Monterey, California


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