Accession Number : ADA313310
Title : Determination of a Target's Range and Position by PSD Optical Sensor,
Corporate Author : NATIONAL AIR INTELLIGENCE CENTER WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH
Personal Author(s) : Xiping, Cai ; Yongjiang, Dai
PDF Url : ADA313310
Report Date : 22 JUL 1996
Pagination or Media Count : 15
Abstract : A new method to measure the range and position of a space flight during the rendezvous and docking between two spacecraft are presented in this paper. A model is built to demonstrate the scheme experimentally. It is shown that the scheme is practicable.
Descriptors : *POSITION FINDING, *RANGE FINDING, *OPTICAL DETECTORS, *SPACECRAFT DOCKING, *RENDEZVOUS SPACECRAFT, MEASUREMENT, POSITION(LOCATION), TARGETS, SENSITIVITY, TRANSLATIONS, SPACE FLIGHT, TARGET POSITION INDICATORS, CHINA.
Subject Categories : Optical Detection and Detectors
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE