Cover: The Application of the Kalman Filter to Some Astrodynamical Problems.

The Application of the Kalman Filter to Some Astrodynamical Problems.

Published 1964

by F. T. Smith

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An application of dynamic programming to the problem of determining a satellite's orbital parameters when observations are ill-timed. The general set of computational equations derived is interpreted in terms of an orbit determination problem, an orbit correction process, and a satellite rendezvous problem. (See also RM-4241.) 45 pp.

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