Satellites [electronic resource] : orbits and missions / Michel Capderou ; translated from French by Stephen Lyle ; [foreword by Jean-Jacques Dordain].
- Keplerian Motion -- Satellite in Keplerian Orbit -- Satellite in Perturbed Orbit -- Motion of Orbit, Earth and Sun -- Orbit and Ground Track of a Satellite -- Orbit Relative to the Sun. Crossing Times -- Orbit Relative to the Earth. Recurrence and Altitude -- View from the Satellite -- Temporal and Angular Sampling -- Satellites of Mars -- Satellites of Other Celestial Bodies
- Description based on print version record.
Accompanying CD contains: the program IxionPC, the non-graphing part of Ixion to interactively study the orbit of any satellite and establish sampling tables; CD also contains additional maps.
AVAILABLE ONLINE TO AUTHORIZED PSU USERS.
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 495-498) and index.
- Reproduction Note:
- Electronic reproduction. Berlin : Springer, 2005. Mode of access: World Wide Web. Available via SpringerLink.
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