AE-715: Intermediate Space Dynamics

Catalog Description

Advanced topics in orbital mechanics-vector mechanics perspective of the two-body problem; fast transfers; interplanetary missions including gravity assist maneuver and intercept problem; atmospheric entry. Prerequisite: AE 415 or instructor's consent.

Textbook

To be decided.

Semesters Taught

  • Spring 2014, 16.

Course Overview in Pictures

AE-715

Grading Policy (Spring 2016)

Assignments = 5%

Exam 1 = 25%

Exam 2 = 25%

Exam 3 = 25%

Team Project = 20%

Syllabus

Spring 2018 syllabus will be posted later.