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Published: 17 March 2005

848 Pages | 7 halftones, 348 line illus.

ISBN: 9780195162059

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This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division

Fundamentals of Space Systems

Second Edition

Edited by Vincent L. Pisacane

Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratories Series in Science and Engineering

  • Presents the fundamentals of all the subsystems of a spacecraft mission including astrodynamics, propulsion and flight mechanics
  • Simplifies the math from the first edition to make the book more attractive to advanced undergraduates and early graduate students
  • Includes a comprehensive number of problems that illustrate the material