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Tewari, Ashish - Advanced Control of Aircraft, Spacecraft and Rockets, ebook

Advanced Control of Aircraft, Spacecraft and Rockets

Tewari, Ashish


Advanced Control of Aircraft, Spacecraft and Rockets introduces the reader to the concepts of modern control theory applied to the design and analysis of general flight control systems in a concise and mathematically rigorous style. It presents a comprehensive treatment of both atmospheric

Lee, T. W. - Aerospace Propulsion, ebook

Aerospace Propulsion

Lee, T. W.


Rocket coverage includes chemical rockets, electrical rockets, nuclear and solar sail.
Key features:Both gas-turbine and rocket propulsion covered in a single volumePresents modern analytical methods and examplesCombines fundamentals and applications, including

Linfield, Rachel Sparks - Planning for Learning through Space, ebook

Planning for Learning through Space

Linfield, Rachel Sparks


Plan for six weeks of learning covering all six areas of learning and development of the EYFS through the topic of space. The Planning for Learning series is a series of topic books written around the Early Years Foundation Stage designed to make planning…

Balzter, Heiko - Earth Observation for Land and Emergency Monitoring, ebook

Earth Observation for Land and Emergency Monitoring

Balzter, Heiko


In addition, surface observations, and measurements from aircraft, balloons and sounding rockets provide valuable contributors to what are now termed "integrated, global observing systems.” Coupled with models, the EOS measurement suites provide powerful tools for

Rogers, Lucy - It's ONLY Rocket Science, ebook

It's ONLY Rocket Science

Rogers, Lucy


Table of contents
1. Introduction
2. Rockets and Spacecraft
3. Space Missions
4. Movement in Three Dimensions
5. Propulsion Systems
6. Navigation in Three Dimensions
7. Communication
8. Humans in Space
9. Observing Satellites
10. Where to Go
11. The Future

Palmer, Grant - Physics for Game Programmers, ebook

Physics for Game Programmers

Palmer, Grant


Table of contents
1. Adding Realism to Your Games
2. Some Basic Concepts
3. Basic Newtonian Mechanics
4. Basic Kinematics
5. Projectiles
6. Collisions
7. Sports Simulations
8. Cars and Motorcycles
9. Boats and Things That Float
10. Airplanes
11. Rockets and Missiles
12. The Physics of Solids

Burgess, Colin - Animals in Space, ebook

Animals in Space

Burgess, Colin


Taming the rockets: From wrath to research
2. Holloman and the Albert Hall of Fame
3. Pioneers of destiny: The suborbital dog flights
4. High-altitude research
5. Able and Baker lead the way
6. The most famous dog in history
7. Prelude to manned space

Seedhouse, Erik - Tourists in Space, ebook

Tourists in Space

Seedhouse, Erik


Strapping rockets to dreams: The significance of SpaceShipOne
3. Suborbital company profiles, technology drivers, and mission architecture
4. Medical and training requirements for suborbital flight
5. Orbital flight: The orbital experience, company profiles,