Statistical Orbit Determination

Statistical Orbit Determination

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Statistical Orbit Determination 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.
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  • Hardback | 547 pages
  • 157.5 x 228.6 x 38.1mm | 997.91g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • 0126836302
  • 9780126836301
  • 1,529,046

Table of contents

1 Orbit Determination Concepts
2 The Orbit Problem
3 Observations
4 Fundamentals of Orbit Determination
5 Square-root Solution Methods
6 Consider Covariance Analysis

A Probability and Statistics
B Review of Matrix Concepts
C Equations of Motion
D Constants
E Analytical Theory for Near-Circular Orbits
F Example of State Noise and Dynamic Model Compensation
G Solution of the Linearized Equations of Motion
H ECI and ECF Transformation
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About George H. Born

By Byron Tapley, Bob Schutz, and George H. Born
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