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AE 598 PE2 - Planetary Entry GNC

Last offered Spring 2022

Official Description

Subject offerings of new and developing areas of knowledge in aerospace engineering intended to augment existing formal courses. Topics and prerequisites vary for each section. See Class Schedule or departmental course information for both. Course Information: May be repeated in the same or separate terms if topics vary to a maximum of 12 hours.

Section Description

Modeling and simulation of planetary entry systems, including both gliding and powered flight. Review and implementation of historical and current state-of-the-art guidance algorithms, control methods, and navigation filters. Overview of topics in mission design. Prerequisite: AE 598 PE

Related Faculty

Planetary Entry GNCPE242106LCD41530 - 1700 F  0036 Campus Instructional Facility Zachary R Putnam