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ASTE 280 Foundations of Astronautical Engineering

Units: 3
Terms Offered: Sp
Coordinate systems and transformations. Spherical trigonometry. Orientation angles. Spacecraft orbits and orbital maneuvers. Introduction to rocket propulsion, spacecraft attitude dynamics and control, and space environment.
Prerequisite: MATH 226  and PHYS 152L .
Recommended Preparation: Skill in MATLAB programming.
Instruction Mode: Lecture
Grading Option: Letter