16.851 Satellite Engineering
Fundamentals of satellite engineering design, including distributed satellite. Studies orbital environment. Analyzes problems of station keeping, attitude control, communications, power generation, structural design, thermal balance, and subsystem integration. Considers trade-offs among weight, efficiency, cost, and reliability. Discusses choice of design parameters, such as size, weight, power levels, temperature limits, frequency, and bandwidth. Examples taken from current satellite systems.
This class has no prerequisites.
16.851 will be offered this semester (Fall 2018). It is instructed by K. Cahoy.
This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This is a graduate-level class.
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