Accession Number : AD0608368
Title : THE APPLICATION OF DYNAMIC PROGRAMMING TO ORBIT TRANSFER PROCESSES,
Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF
Personal Author(s) : Smith,F. T.
Report Date : OCT 1964
Pagination or Media Count : 92
Abstract : Contents: Dynamic programming and multistage decision processes; Orbit transfer processes as continuous decision processes; Orbit transfer processes as discrete decision processes; System performance indexes; The optimization of continuous decision processes; A satellite rendezvous problem as a continuous decision process; The optimization of discrete decision processes; Correction of a 24-hour satellite orbit as a discrete decision process.
Descriptors : (*DYNAMIC PROGRAMMING, TRANSFER TRAJECTORIES), (*TRANSFER TRAJECTORIES, DYNAMIC PROGRAMMING), MATHEMATICAL PROGRAMMING, DECISION THEORY, ORBITS, ASTRONAUTICS, OPTIMIZATION
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE