Efficient placement of structural dynamics sensors on the space station

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  • Structural dynamics.,
  • Space stations -- Attitude control systems.

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Statementby Janet A. Lepanto, G. Dudley Shepard.
SeriesCSDL-R -- 2812., NASA-CR -- 172015., NASA contractor report -- NASA CR-172015.
ContributionsShepard, G. Dudley., United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
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Pagination1 v.
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Open LibraryOL15286749M

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Given that the build-up sequence and the final configuration for the space station are currently undetermined, a procedure for sensor placement was developed using the assembly flights 1 to 7 of the rephased dual keel space station. Get this from a library.

Efficient placement of structural dynamics sensors on the space station. [Janet A Lepanto; G Dudley Shepard; United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.].

The placement of structural dynamics sensors on the space station is a particularly challenging problem because the station will not be deployed in a single mission. The build-up sequence of several assembly flights means that it is actually a series of space stations that must be instrumented, not just a final configuration.

The placement of structural dynamics sensors on the space station is a particularly challenging problem because the station will not be deployed in a single mission. Given that the build-up sequence and the final configuration for the space station are currently undetermined, a procedure for sensor placement was developed using the assembly flights 1 to 7 of the rephased dual keel space station Author: G.

Dudley Shepard and Janet A. Lepanto. Most recently the problem of optimal sensor placement for state estimation and joint state-input estimation has been treated by Weickgenannt at al., van den Linder et al.

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A real-time computer-hardware simulation for the investigation of space station dynamics and control problems is described. The simulation utilizes full-scale control moment gyro (CMG) hardware mounted on a moving base simulator, a manual console, and a Control Data (CDC) digital computer to represent a space station and its control system.

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