Statistical Orbit Determination
- Bob Schutz, University of Texas at Austin, U.S.A.
- Byron Tapley
- George Born, University of Colorado, U.S.A.
This book presents fundmentals of orbit determination--from weighted least squares approaches (Gauss) to today's high-speed computer algorithms that provide accuracy within a few centimeters. Numerous examples and problems are provided to enhance readers' understanding of the material.
Graduate students and researchers in aerospace engineering, astrodynamics, geodesy, and oceanography.Researchers in the aerospace industry and related research laboratories interested in satellite navigation and control.