Aerospace: Aerodynamics, Performance, Stability, & Control

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BOOKS INCLUDED

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Aircraft Systems: Instruments, Communications, Navigation, and Control
Written by a noted authority in the field, this authoritative text includes in-depth descriptions of traditional systems, reviews the latest developments, and gives information on the technologies that are likely to emerge in the future.
Book Duration 8h 21m Book Authors By Chris Binns

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Test and Evaluation of Aircraft Avionics and Weapons Systems, 2nd Edition
A practical reference for all personnel involved in avionics and weapons system evaluation and testing, in the air and on the ground, this book includes "war stories" from actual evaluations and exercises at the end of each chapter, providing instructors with the ability to reinforce critical concepts.
Book Duration 22h 15m Book Authors By Robert E. McShea

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Wearable Sensors: Fundamentals, Implementation and Applications
Providing you with an understanding of how to design and work with wearable sensors, this comprehensive resource offers a single source of information on wearable sensors that would be a valuable addition to the library of any engineer interested in this field.
Book Duration 13h 4m Book Authors By Edward Sazonov, Michael R. Neuman

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Airworthiness: An Introduction to Aircraft Certification and Operations, Third Edition
Updated throughout to reflect the recent changes in the EASA-FAA regulations, this book is a valuable, user-friendly reference guide for certification engineers engaged in professional training and practical work in regulatory agencies and aircraft engineering companies.
Book Duration 11h 13m Book Authors By Filippo De Florio

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Principles of GNSS, Inertial, and Multisensor Integrated Navigation Systems, Second Edition
Providing solutions to common integration problems, this book offers you a current and comprehensive understanding of satellite navigation, inertial navigation, terrestrial radio navigation, dead reckoning, and environmental feature matching.
Book Duration 13h 48m Book Authors By Paul D. Groves

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Sensor Technology Handbook
Filled with hard-to-find information, contributed by noted engineers and companies working in the field today, this comprehensive reference offers guidance on selecting, specifying, and using the optimum sensor for any given application.
Book Duration 10h 8m Book Authors By Jon S. Wilson

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Aerospace Navigation Systems
Ranging from the practical to the theoretical, this book covers navigational applications over a wide range of aerospace vehicles including aircraft, spacecraft and drones, both remotely controlled and operating as autonomous vehicles.
Book Duration 7h 17m Book Authors By Alexander V. Nebylov, Joseph Watson (eds)

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Measurement and Instrumentation: Theory and Application
With an integrated use of LabVIEW examples and problems, this book introduces undergraduate engineering students to the measurement principles and the range of sensors and instruments that are used for measuring physical variables.
Book Duration 10h 52m Book Authors By Alan S Morris, Reza Langari

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Applied Mathematics in Integrated Navigation Systems, Third Edition
For those directly involved with the design, integration, and test and evaluation of navigation systems, this book provides a complete foundation for addressing the different aspects of integrated navigation systems.
Book Duration 10h 11m Book Authors By Robert M. Rogers

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Strapdown Inertial Navigation Technology, 2nd Edition
Suitable for both the practicing engineer and the post-graduate student, this book sets out to provide a clear and concise description of the physical principles of inertial navigation, the associated growth of errors and their compensation.
Book Duration 10h 59m Book Authors By David H. Titterton, John L. Weston

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Global Navigation Satellite Systems, Inertial Navigation, and Integration, Third Edition
Authored by recognized authorities in the field, this landmark book provides engineers, computer scientists, and others with a working familiarity of the theory and contemporary applications of Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS), Inertial Navigational Systems, and Kalman filters.
Book Duration 8h 57m Book Authors By Angus P. Andrews, Chris G. Bartone, Mohinder S. Grewal

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Handbook of Measurement in Science and Engineering, Volume 1
Encyclopedic in scope, this comprehensive, up-to-date volume covers engineering measurements in Civil and Environmental Engineering, Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering, and Industrial Engineering.
Book Duration 20h 11m Book Authors By Myer Kutz (ed)

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Aerospace Actuators 1: Needs, Reliability and Hydraulic Power Solutions
Providing general information on actuators and their reliability, this book focuses on hydraulically supplied actuators, emphasizing hydraulic power actuators as a technology which are used extensively for all aircraft, including newer aircraft.
Book Duration 3h 14m Book Authors By Jean-Charles Maré (ed)

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Aircraft Basic Science, Eighth Edition
With revised examples and figures to more accurately reflect the state of the industry, this book is a valuable resource for students of aviation technology that provides updated information needed to prepare for an FAA airframe and powerplant maintenance certification.
Book Duration 12h 23m Book Authors By James R. Rardon, Michael J. Kroes, Michael S. Nolan

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Standard Aircraft Handbook for Mechanics and Technicians, Seventh Edition
Featuring photos, diagrams, tables, and schematics, this trusted resource provides clear, step-by-step procedures for all essential aircraft tasks including cutting-edge nondestructive testing, and detection equipment and procedures.
Book Duration 3h 3m Book Authors By Larry Reithmaier, Ronald Sterkenburg (eds)

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EW 103: Tactical Battlefield Communications Electronic Warfare
From communications math, receiving systems, and signals to communications emitter location, intercept, and jamming, this comprehensive volume helps you understand how each aspect fits together.
Book Duration 4h 1m Book Authors By David L. Adamy

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The Chemistry of Explosives, Second Edition
Ideal for A level students and new graduates with no previous knowledge of explosive materials, this concise, readable book outlines the basic principles required to understand the chemical processes of explosives.
Book Duration 2h 44m Book Authors By Jacqueline Akhavan

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Automatic Modulation Classification: Principles, Algorithms and Applications
Offering comprehensive documentation of Automatic Modulation Classification (AMC) models, algorithms and implementations for successful modulation recognition, this book gives clear guidance for the design of specific AMCs for different practical applications in both civilian and military communication systems.
Book Duration 2h 15m Book Authors By Asoke K. Nandi, Zhechen Zhu

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Introduction to Electronic Warfare Modeling and Simulation
Covering the whole field of electronic warfare modeling and simulation at a systems level, this informative reference explores EW applications and techniques and the radio frequency spectrum, with primary emphasis on HF (high frequency) to microwave.
Book Duration 3h 2m Book Authors By David L. Adamy

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Missile Guidance and Control Systems
Focusing on the mathematics of guided flight, this text presents the fundamental concepts of guided missiles, both tactical, and strategic and the guidance, control, and instrumentation needed to acquire a target.
Book Duration 14h 7m Book Authors By George M. Siouris

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Advanced Fibrous Composite Materials for Ballistic Protection
With contributions from leading experts in the field, this cutting-edge book presents some of the most recent developments in the design and engineering of woven fabrics and their use as layering materials to form composite structures for ballistic personal protection.
Book Duration 9h 21m Book Authors By X. Chen

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Engineering Principles of Combat Modeling and Distributed Simulation
Through methods from the fields of operations research, computer science, and engineering, this book guides readers through the history, current training practices, and modern methodology related to combat modeling and distributed simulation systems.
Book Duration 18h 21m Book Authors By Andreas Tolk (ed)

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Introduction to Modern EW Systems
Supported with over 280 illustrations and more than 560 equations, this unique book offers you deeper insight into electronic warfare (EW) systems principles of operation and their mathematical descriptions, arming you with better knowledge for your specific design applications.
Book Duration 6h 13m Book Authors By Andrea De Martino

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Lightweight Ballistic Composites: Military and Law-Enforcement Applications, Second Edition
Offering comprehensive coverage on all aspects of lightweight ballistic composites, from fiber manufacturing, to commercial products and testing, this book discusses the wider applications of lightweight ballistic composites in military and law-enforcement industries.
Book Duration 8h 14m Book Authors By Ashok Bhatnagar (ed)

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EW 102: A Second Course in Electronic Warfare
Without delving into complex mathematics, this unique book lets you understand important concepts central to electronic warfare (EW), so you gain a basic working knowledge of the technologies and techniques deployed in today’s EW systems.
Book Duration 3h 47m Book Authors By David L. Adamy

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Military Laser Technology and Systems
Providing a deeper understanding of the fundamental requirements and the potential performance, as well as limitations, this book presents practical advice on how to evaluate laser devices and systems, operate them safely, and train with them.
Book Duration 13h 8m Book Authors By David H. Titterton

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Differential Game Theory with Applications to Missiles and Autonomous Systems Guidance
Explaining the use of differential game theory in autonomous guidance and control systems, this book is essential reading for researchers and practitioners in the aerospace and defense industries as well as graduate students in aerospace engineering.
Book Duration 2h 8m Book Authors By Farhan A. Faruqi

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Aircraft Systems Integration of Air-Launched Weapons
Introducing the various aspects of weapons integration, primarily from the aircraft systems integration viewpoint, this book also considers key parts of the weapon and the desired interactions with the aircraft required for successful target engagement.
Book Duration 5h 25m Book Authors By Keith A. Rigby

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Electronic Warfare Receivers and Receiving Systems
Considering the major elements that make up receiver systems and the receivers that go in them, this resource provides system design engineers with techniques for design and development of electronic warfare (EW) receivers for modern modulations.
Book Duration 10h 31m Book Authors By Richard A. Poisel

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Tactical Wireless Communications and Networks: Design Concepts and Challenges
Providing a complete description of modern tactical military communications and networks technology, this book presents background on the architectural approach used for the analysis, and details tactical wireless communications and networking technologies and techniques.
Book Duration 6h 36m Book Authors By George F. Elmasry

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Introduction to Electronic Warfare Modeling and Simulation
This book explores the EW applications and techniques and the radio frequency spectrum, with primary emphasis on high frequency (HF) to microwave, specific types of EW equipment, how they work, and how each is mathematically modeled.
Book Duration 3h 7m Book Authors By David L. Adamy

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EW 101: A First Course in Electronic Warfare
EW 101 has been a popular column in the Journal of Electronic Defense for a number of years. This compilation of tutorial articles from JED provides introductory level electronic warfare instruction for students of the discipline.
Book Duration 4h 36m Book Authors By David Adamy (ed)

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EW 104: Electronic Warfare Against a New Generation of Threats
Presenting a series of highly informative and easy-to-comprehend tutorials, along with insightful introductory and connective material that helps you understand how each aspect fits together, this reference reviews legacy threats and discusses new threats which have arisen since Y2K in communications, radar, and IR threats.
Book Duration 6h 30m Book Authors By David Adamy

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Handbook of Defence Electronics and Optronics: Fundamentals, Technologies and Systems
Amply illustrated with diagrams, photographs and tables, this book provides a complete account of defence electronics and optronics covering fundamentals, operational aspects, involved technologies and application potential of a large cross-section of military systems.
Book Duration 23h 32m Book Authors By Anil K. Maini

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System Health Management with Aerospace Applications
Presenting the state-of-the-art in SHM research, technology, and applications, this reference text discusses the processes used to improve system dependability, such as reliability, quality assurance, diagnostics, prognostics, and more.
Book Duration 16h 51m Book Authors By Stephen B. Johnson (ed), et al.

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Aircraft System Safety: Assessments for Initial Airworthiness Certification
Showing readers how to bring safety assessment together in a logical and efficient manner, this practical guide covers the effect of design, manufacturing, and maintenance errors and the effects of common component errors, while evaluating the malfunctioning of multiple aircraft components and the interaction various aircraft systems have on the aircraft's ability to continue safe flight and landing.
Book Duration 7h 1m Book Authors By Duane Kritzinger

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Flight Testing of Fixed-Wing Aircraft
With an emphasis on propeller-driven aircraft, this book discusses performance for both propeller-driven and jet aircraft. It is intended for those teaching courses in fixed-wing flight testing, and for those involved in flight testing on a daily basis.
Book Duration 6h 55m Book Authors By Ralph D. Kimberlin

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Aviation Risk and Safety Management
The International Civil Aviation Organization’s (ICAO) decision to require aviation organizations to adopt Safety Management Systems poses a major problem especially for small and medium sized aviation companies. This book shows the implementation of such a new system with pragmatic effort in order to gain a gradation for smaller operators.
Book Duration 3h 27m Book Authors By Andreas Wittmer, Christopher Drax, Roland Müller

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Aviation Maintenance Management, Second Edition
Thoroughly revised for the latest aviation industry changes and FAA regulations, this comprehensive reference explains how to establish and run an efficient, reliable, and cost-effective aircraft maintenance program.
Book Duration 6h 49m Book Authors By Harry A. Kinnison, Tariq Siddiqui

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Flight Science: Mathematics, Techniques, Sensibility
Including aviation-related case studies, equations, and diagrams, this book introduces certain aspects of mathematics and sciences in general, as they relate to the subject of aviation, from the wheels-up to the wheels-down, and the time in between.
Book Duration 7h 46m Book Authors By Layla S. Mayboudi

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Commercial Airplane Design Principles
A succinct, focused text covering all the information required at the preliminary stage of aircraft design, this thorough resource places emphasis on making informed choices from an array of competing options, and developing the confidence to do so.
Book Duration 9h 28m Book Authors By Pasquale M. Sforza

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Theory, Design, and Applications of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
Providing a complete overview of the theory, design, and applications of unmanned aerial vehicles, this book covers the basics, including definitions, attributes, manned vs. unmanned, design considerations, life cycle costs, architecture, components, and more.
Book Duration 4h 42m Book Authors By A. R. Jha

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Fundamentals of Aircraft and Airship Design: Aircraft Design, Volume I
Including step-by-step examples and lessons captured from historical case studies of aircraft design, this book addresses the conceptual design phase including the initial consideration of user needs, material selection, and structural arrangement.
Book Duration 10h 20m Book Authors By Grant Carichner, Leeland Nicolai

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Aircraft Design
Including example exercises from the author’s industrial experience dealing with a typical aircraft design, this book explores fixed winged aircraft design at the conceptual phase of a project.
Book Duration 12h 46m Book Authors By Ajoy Kundu

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Engineering Computations and Modeling in MATLAB/Simulink
Providing a broad overview of The MathWorks’ MATLAB/Simulink/GUIDE development and modeling environment, this textbook shows how to use these software tools effectively in a variety of engineering applications.
Book Duration 11h 3m Book Authors By Oleg Yakimenko

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Unmanned Aircraft Systems: Their Design, Development and Deployment
Taking an integrated approach to UAV System technology, this guide examines the way in which various engineering disciplines affect the design, development and deployment of UAS, and assesses future challenges and opportunities.
Book Duration 7h 24m Book Authors By Reg Austin

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Introduction to Aeronautics: A Design Perspective, Second Edition
Complete with examples, case studies, and corresponding problems to solve, this textbook provides the resources that students need to understand the methods and thought processes involved in designing aircraft.
Book Duration 10h 10m Book Authors By John J. Bertin, Randall J. Stiles, Ray Whitford, Steven A. Brandt

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General Aviation Aircraft Design: Applied Methods and Procedures
Written by an engineer with close to 20 years of design experience, this detailed resource provides the practicing engineer with a versatile book that serves as the first source for finding answers to realistic aircraft design questions.
Book Duration 22h 50m Book Authors By Snorri Gudmundsson

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Small Unmanned Fixed-wing Aircraft Design: A Practical Approach
An essential guide to designing, building and testing fixed wing UAVs (or drones), this detailed resource covers the practical aspects of designing, manufacturing and flight testing, and outlines and the calculations needed to underpin successful designs.
Book Duration 7h 4m Book Authors By Andrew J. Keane, András Sóbester, James P. Scanlan

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Unmanned Aircraft Systems
Covering the design, development, operation and mission profiles of unmanned aircraft systems, this single, comprehensive volume forms a complete, stand-alone reference on the topic.
Book Duration 19h 18m Book Authors By Antonios Tsourdos, Aníbal Ollero, Ella Atkins, Richard Blockley, Wei Shyy (eds)

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Aircraft Design: A Systems Engineering Approach
Presenting the methodologies behind aircraft design in one single volume, this book covers the components and issues affected by design procedures, and explains the design process in a holistic manner to emphasize the integration of the individual components into the overall design.
Book Duration 14h 56m Book Authors By Mohammad H. Sadraey

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Aircraft Conceptual Design Synthesis
Written for the aeronautical designer, this informative text guides the reader through the initial stage of the aircraft design process. It also develops a logical design sequence, utilizing original modules to represent propulsion, lift, drag, and more.
Book Duration 8h 37m Book Authors By D. Howe

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Aircraft Landing Gear Design: Principles and Practices
Leading students and engineers from the initial concepts of landing gear design through the final detail design, this text provides a link in landing gear technology from historical practices to modern design trends.
Book Duration 4h 5m Book Authors By Norman S. Currey

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Commercial Aircraft Hydraulic Systems
Based on the commercial aircraft hydraulic system, this book focuses on the operational principles and design technology of aircraft hydraulic systems, including the hydraulic power supply and actuation system and describes new types of structures and components such as the 2H/2E structure design method and the use of electro hydrostatic actuators (EHAs).
Book Duration 3h 25m Book Authors By Hong Liu, Mileta Tomovic, Shaoping Wang

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Unmanned Rotorcraft Systems
Exploring the research and development of fully-functional miniature UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) rotorcraft, this book provides a complete treatment of the design of autonomous miniature rotorcraft UAVs.
Book Duration 3h 35m Book Authors By Ben M. Chen, Guowei Cai, Tong Heng Lee

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Aircraft Fuel Systems
Including fuel handling, quantity gauging and management functions for both commercial (civil) and military applications, this book integrates all aspects of fuel products and systems.
Book Duration 6h 16m Book Authors By Chuck Clark, Lonnie Richards, Martin Hewitt, Roy Langton

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Aircraft Engine Design, Second Edition
With more than 100 years of experience in propulsion systems, the authors of this state-of-the-art text respond to dynamic aircraft requirements and provide the concepts and procedures required for the entire design process.
Book Duration 14h 25m Book Authors By David T. Pratt, Jack D. Mattingly, William H. Heiser

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Rocket Propulsion Elements, Ninth Edition
Combining fundamental concepts with industry applications, this unique book provides a practical introduction to rocket propulsion principles, mechanisms, and design as applied to guided missiles, space flight, satellite flight, and more.
Book Duration 15h 59m Book Authors By George P. Sutton, Oscar Biblarz

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Gas Turbine Engineering Handbook, Fourth Edition
Including extensive examples of successful commissioning processes, this reference offers step-by-step guidance on preparing a systematic methodology for converting a newly constructed plant, as well as streamlining equipment into an operational process unit.
Book Duration 14h 34m Book Authors By Meherwan P. Boyce

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Advanced Propulsion Systems and Technologies, Today to 2020, Volume 223
Commissioned by the European Space Agency, this book leads readers through all the steps that propulsion will likely climb between now and the 2020s in a clear, concise, and detailed way, including market and feasibility perspectives when applicable.
Book Duration 9h 19m Book Authors By Antonio Accettura (eds), Claudio Bruno

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The Jet Engine, 5th Edition
Using a non-technical approach, this book includes full-color diagrams and photographs throughout, and provides a complete, accessible description of the working and underlying principles of the gas turbine.
Book Duration 5h 13m Book Authors By Rolls Royce

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Aircraft Propulsion, Second Edition
Providing comprehensive treatment of the subjects in airbreathing propulsion, from the basic principles to more advanced treatments in engine components and system integration, this text features expanded design guidelines in aircraft engine components that make it friendly to use for engine designers.
Book Duration 16h 15m Book Authors By Saeed Farokhi

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Gas Turbines: A Handbook of Air, Land and Sea Applications, Second Edition
With concise, easily digestible overviews of all important theoretical bases and a practical focus throughout, this one-stop resource is a broad-based introductory reference designed to give you the knowledge needed to succeed in the gas turbine industry, land, sea and air applications.
Book Duration 26h 31m Book Authors By Claire Soares

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Orbital Mechanics for Engineering Students, Second Edition
Filled with examples, homework problems, and Matlab algorithms, this text provides coverage of perturbations, Lambert's problem, attitude dynamics, and techniques for numerically integrating orbits.
Book Duration 7h 46m Book Authors By Howard Curtis

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Orbital Mechanics, Third Edition
Designed to include recent developments in space exploration (e.g. Galileo, Cassini, Mars Odyssey missions), this reference guide covers basic aspects of orbital mechanics, from celestial relationships to the problems of space debris.
Book Duration 8h 32m Book Authors By Vladimir A. Chobotov

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The Space Environment and its Effects on Space Systems
With problem sets and examples included, this text will help students and professionals understand the space environment and its impacts on spacecraft design, engineering, and performance.
Book Duration 6h 58m Book Authors By Vincent L. Pisacane

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Analytical Mechanics of Space Systems, Second Edition
Guiding the reader through the derivations and proofs in a tutorial way, this book provides a comprehensive treatment of dynamics of space systems, starting with the fundamentals and covering topics from basic kinematics and dynamics to more advanced celestial mechanics.
Book Duration 10h 16m Book Authors By H. Schaub, J. Junkins

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Space Antenna Handbook
Providing case studies to demonstrate the design and implementation of antennas in actual applications, this book introduces the fundamental methodologies of space antenna design, modelling and analysis as well as the state-of-the-art and anticipated future technological developments.
Book Duration 15h 58m Book Authors By Luigi Boccia (eds), Steven (Shichang) Gao, William A. Imbriale

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Space Vehicle Design, Second Edition
Providing an overview of the basic mission considerations for spacecraft design, this authoritative text offers the tools to evaluate the overall impact of candidate design concepts on the various component subsystems and the integrated system.
Book Duration 13h 33m Book Authors By James R. French, Michael D. Griffin

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Manned Spacecraft Design Principles
Including key concepts relating to human factors and crew support systems, this book provides a brief, to-the-point primer that includes a detailed introduction to the information required at the preliminary design stage of a manned space transportation system.
Book Duration 10h 38m Book Authors By Pasquale M. Sforza

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Space Shuttle Legacy: How We Did It and What We Learned
Accessible and informative to general readers and aerospace professionals alike, this book opens new vistas in the understanding of the Space Shuttle program and its place in the larger history of the Space Age, and of U.S. national history in the late twentieth century and early twenty-first.
Book Duration 9h 1m Book Authors By James I. Craig, John Krige, Roger D. Launius

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Spacecraft Thermal Control Handbook, VolumeI: Fundamentals Technologies
A valuable resource to all thermal engineers, the objective of this practical handbook is to provide enough background and specific information to begin conducting thermal analysis and to participate in the thermal design of spacecraft systems.
Book Duration 13h 57m Book Authors By David G. Gilmore (ed)

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Spacecraft Systems Engineering, Fourth Edition
Providing a valuable resource for practitioners in a wide spectrum of disciplines, this text addresses front-end system-level issues such as environment, mission analysis and system engineering, but also offers a detailed examination of subsystem elements which represents the core of spacecraft design.
Book Duration 13h 42m Book Authors By Graham Swinerd, John Stark (eds), Peter Fortescue

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Handbook of Reflector Antennas and Feed Systems, Volume I: Theory and Design of Reflectors
Presenting a must-read reference for both practicing engineers as well as academic researchers, this resource provides a truly comprehensive and up-to-date book on modern reflector antennas and feed sources for diversified space and ground applications.
Book Duration 4h 44m Book Authors By Lotfollah Shafai, Satish K. Sharma, Sudhakar Rao

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Optical Payloads for Space Missions
With contributions from leading international rocket-scientists and instrument builders, this book provides information on the principles of the optical spacecraft payloads, missions’ background, motivation and challenges, as well as the scientific returns, benefits and applications.
Book Duration 19h 31m Book Authors By Shen-En Qian (ed)

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Spacecraft Dynamics and Control: An Introduction
Presenting the fundamentals of classical control in the context of spacecraft attitude control, this essential guide provides an accessible, practical aid for teaching and self-study with a layout enabling a fundamental understanding of the subject.
Book Duration 5h 48m Book Authors By Anton H.J. de Ruiter, Christopher J. Damaren, James R. Forbes

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Spacecraft Formation Flying: Dynamics, Control and Navigation
Providing a coherent discussion of spacecraft relative motion, both in the unperturbed and perturbed settings, this book explains the main control approaches for regulating relative satellite dynamics, using both impulsive and continuous maneuvers, and present the main constituents required for relative navigation.
Book Duration 4h 44m Book Authors By Kyle T. Alfriend, et al.

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Space Flight Dynamics
With practical, real-world examples illustrating key concepts throughout, this concise resource provides thorough coverage of space flight topics with self-contained chapters serving a variety of courses in orbital mechanics, spacecraft dynamics, and astronautics.
Book Duration 9h 9m Book Authors By Craig A. Kluever

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Digital Processing of Synthetic Aperture Radar Data: Algorithms and Implementation
Supported with over 600 equations and more than 250 figures, this book arms you with state-of-the-art signal processing algorithms and helps you choose the best algorithm for a given SAR system and image quality requirements.
Book Duration 11h 27m Book Authors By Frank H. Wong, Ian G. Cumming

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Bayesian Multiple Target Tracking, Second Edition
Providing numerous examples that involve the use of particle filters, this book views multiple target tracking as a Bayesian inference problem and within this framework it develops the theory of single target tracking, multiple target tracking, and likelihood ratio detection and tracking.
Book Duration 4h 32m Book Authors By Kristine L. Bell, Lawrence D. Stone, Roy L. Streit, Thomas L. Corwin

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ELINT: The Interception and Analysis of Radar Signals
Beginning with basic theory, this comprehensive book explains how to identify different classes of radar signals and determine their source and location, and guides radar systems engineers through challenges of designing new generations of ELINT systems.
Book Duration 8h 38m Book Authors By Richard G. Wiley

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Principles of Modern Radar: Advanced Techniques
Emphasizing current methods (without losing sight of bedrock principles), this comprehensive text focuses on basic concepts, radar signal phenomenology, descriptions of all major subsystems of modern radars, and signal and data processing basics.
Book Duration 18h 6m Book Authors By James A. Scheer (eds), William L. Melvin

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Microwave Radar and Radiometric Remote Sensing
With contributions from experts in the field, this comprehensive book is designed to cover the theory, systems, and applications of microwave remote sensing, and is written with the postgraduate student in mind.
Book Duration 20h 8m Book Authors By Fawwaz T. Ulaby, et al.

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Signal Processing in Noise Waveform Radar
Including an introduction to basic radar theory, starting from classical pulse radar, signal compression, and wave radar, this book discusses the properties, difficulties and potential of noise radar systems, primarily for low-power and short-range civil applications.
Book Duration 3h 40m Book Authors By Krzysztof Kulpa

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Radar System Analysis and Modeling
A comprehensive and cohesive introduction to radar systems design and performance estimation, this book offers you the knowledge you need to specify, evaluate, or apply radar technology in civilian or military systems.
Book Duration 10h 21m Book Authors By David K. Barton

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Radar Equations for Modern Radar
Supported with nearly 200 illustrations and over 430 equations, this practical volume helps you identify what information on the radar and its environment is needed to predict detection range.
Book Duration 6h 11m Book Authors By David K. Barton

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Inverse Synthetic Aperture Radar Imaging With MATLAB Algorithms
Providing a full representation of Inverse Synthetic Aperture Radar (ISAR) imagery, which is a popular and important radar signal processing tool, this book offers a fair amount of signal processing techniques and radar basics before introducing the inverse problem of ISAR and the forward problem of Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR).
Book Duration 4h 50m Book Authors By Caner Özdemir

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Space-Time Adaptive Processing for Radar, Second Edition
Based on a time-tested course taught in industry, government and academia, this book addresses the needs of radar engineers who are seeking to apply effective STAP techniques to their systems, and serves as an excellent reference for non-radar specialists with an interest in the signal processing applications of STAP.
Book Duration 3h 36m Book Authors By J. R. Guerci

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Radar Cross Section, Second Edition
Presenting examples of measured RCS patterns for a selection of large and small test objects, this book covers everything you need to know about RCS, from what it is, how to predict and measure, how to test targets (indoors and out), and how to beat it.
Book Duration 11h 8m Book Authors By Eugene F. Knott, John F. Shaeffer, Michael T. Tuley

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Remote Sensing Imagery
Dedicated to remote sensing images, from their acquisition to their use in various applications, this book covers the global lifecycle of images, including sensors and acquisition systems, applications such as movement monitoring or data assimilation, and image and data processing.
Book Duration 6h 10m Book Authors By Florence Tupin, Jean-Marie Nicolas, Jordi Inglada

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Detecting and Classifying Low Probability of Intercept Radar, Second Edition
Supported by 360 task-clarifying illustrations, the book offers radar engineers expert guidance on the design of LPI emitter and intercept receivers and the development of digital signal processing techniques for detecting and classifying LPI modulations.
Book Duration 10h 43m Book Authors By Philip E. Pace

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Introduction to Airborne Radar, Second Edition
Packed with color photos, drawings, tables and charts, this informative text painlessly takes readers in bite-sized increments to the point of being able to talk on a sound footing with the radar experts.
Book Duration 13h 26m Book Authors By George W. Stimson

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Principles of Modern Radar: Radar Applications
Community reviewed by experts from around the world, this self-contained reference provides concise descriptions of the purposes, principal issues, and methods found in a wide variety of current radar types with military, commercial and civilian uses.
Book Duration 15h 15m Book Authors By James A. Scheer (eds), William L. Melvin

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An Introduction to Passive Radar
Developed by recognized experts, this one-of-a-kind resource introduces the basic principles of passive radar technology and provides an overview of recent developments in this field and existing real passive radar systems.
Book Duration 2h 52m Book Authors By Christopher J. Baker, Hugh D. Griffiths

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Meter-Wave Synthetic Aperture Radar for Concealed Object Detection
Presenting the principles of meter wave ground imaging, this book looks at the scattering of VHF/UHF radar signals, including the basic laws of electromagnetism, homogeneous media, media discontinuities/non-flat media discontinuities, and ground reflectivity.
Book Duration 6h 20m Book Authors By Hans Hellsten

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Fundamentals of Object Tracking
By making very complex object tracking algorithms accessible to the growing number of users working on real-world tracking problems, this book supports them in designing their own tracking filters under their unique application constraints.
Book Duration 4h 58m Book Authors By Darko Mušicki, Mark R. Morelande, Robin J. Evans, Subhash Challa

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Waveform Design and Diversity for Advanced Radar Systems
An excellent standalone introduction to waveform diversity and design, this book discusses current and future applications of waveform diversity and design in subjects such as radar and sonar, communications systems, passive sensing, and many other technologies.
Book Duration 8h 59m Book Authors By Antonio De Maio, Fulvio Gini, Lee Patton

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Radar Handbook, Second Edition
Written to reflect the advances made in radar over the past two decades, this text provides coverage of such dynamic topics as over-the-horizon radar, space-based radar, technology such as solid-state transmitters, antenna technology, and much, much more.
Book Duration 25h 31m Book Authors By Merrill I. Skolnik (ed)

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Radar and ARPA Manual: Radar, AIS and Target Tracking for Marine Radar Users, Third Edition
Suitable as both a professional user's reference and as a training text, this comprehensive and up-to-date resource covers all aspects of radar and Automatic Radar Plotting Aids (ARPA) technology, its use, and its role in shipboard operations.
Book Duration 12h 10m Book Authors By Alan Bole, Alan Wall, Andy Norris

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Radar Principles for the Non-Specialist Third Edition
Including figures, tables, equations and exercises, this book distills the very complex technology of radar into its fundamentals, tying them to the laws of nature on one end and to the most modern and complex systems on the other.
Book Duration 4h 23m Book Authors By J. C. Toomay, Paul J. Hannen

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Understanding Radar Systems
Stressing practical concepts that apply to all radar, this book leads readers through the specialized language and calculations that comprise the complex world of modern radar engineering as seen in dozens of state-of-the-art radar systems.
Book Duration 6h 45m Book Authors By Shaun Quegan, Simon Kingsley

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Radar Automatic Target Recognition (ATR) and Non-Cooperative Target Recognition
Capturing material presented by leading international experts at the NATO SET-172 lecture series, this book explores both the fundamentals of classification techniques applied to data from a variety of radar modes and selected advanced techniques at the forefront of research.
Book Duration 4h 41m Book Authors By David Blacknell, Hugh Griffiths

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Radar RF Circuit Design
With an emphasis on current and emerging technologies, this authoritative new resource presents practical techniques for optimizing RF and microwave circuits for applications in radar systems design.
Book Duration 3h 40m Book Authors By J. R. Guerci, Nickolas Kingsley

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Millimeter-Wave Circuits for 5G and Radar
Focusing on applications in 5G, connectivity, radar, and more, this book discusses the concepts, architectures, components, tools, and techniques needed to design millimeter-wave circuits for current and emerging wireless system applications.
Book Duration 8h 2m Book Authors By Ali M. Niknejad (eds), Gernot Hueber

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Radar Systems and Radio Aids to Navigation
Explaining the many processes needed for creating radar systems and navigation aids, this comprehensive reference covers topics including antennas, radar targets, Doppler radar, atmospheric probing, mathematical preliminaries, hyperbolic navigation, and more.
Book Duration 9h 59m Book Authors By A. B. Bhattacharya, A. K. Sen

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Performance of the Jet Transport Airplane: Analysis Methods, Flight Operations, and Regulations
Presenting a detailed and comprehensive treatment of performance analysis techniques for jet transport airplanes, this unique book describes key operational and regulatory procedures and constraints that directly impact the performance of commercial airliners.
Book Duration 14h 34m Book Authors By Trevor M. Young

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With practical, real-world examples illustrating key concepts throughout, this concise resource provides thorough coverage of space flight topics with self-contained chapters serving a variety of courses in orbital mechanics, spacecraft dynamics, and astronautics.
Book Duration 9h 9m Book Authors By Craig A. Kluever

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Flight Vehicle System Identification: A Time-Domain Methodology, Second Edition
Providing real-world problems dealing with a variety of flight vehicle applications, along with their solutions, this book offers a systematic approach to flight vehicle system identification and exhaustively covers the time-domain methodology.
Book Duration 11h 30m Book Authors By Ravindra V. Jategaonkar

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Quad Rotorcraft Control: Vision-Based Hovering and Navigation
Combining modeling, control and computer vision and their implementation for quad-rotor guidance, navigation and control, this book presents significant work and comparative results in an important topic relevant for quad-rotor system applications indoor and in other GPS-denied environments.
Book Duration 2h 55m Book Authors By Alejandro Enrique Dzul López, Claude Pégard, Luis Rodolfo García Carrillo, Rogelio Lozano

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Whirl Flutter of Turboprop Aircraft Structures
Including both early-performed works and recent developments, this book explores the whirl flutter phenomenon, including theoretical and practical as well as analytical and experimental aspects of the matter.
Book Duration 3h 47m Book Authors By Jiri Cecrdle

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Flight Dynamics and System Identification for Modern Feedback Control
Providing an in-depth study of the difficulties associated with achieving controlled performance in flapping-wing, avian-inspired flight, this book examines nonlinear, multibody modelling, and flight testing and instrumentation, as well as system identification from flight test data, feedback control and linearization.
Book Duration 1h 16m Book Authors By James E. Hubbard Jr., Jared A. Grauer

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Basic Helicopter Aerodynamics, Third Edition
Concentrating on the well-known Sikorsky configuration of single main rotor with tail rotor, this text addresses the unique considerations applicable to rotor UAVs and MAVs, and coverage of blade dynamics is expanded to include both flapping, lagging and ground resonance.
Book Duration 3h 51m Book Authors By John M. Seddon, Simon Newman

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Aerodynamics for Engineering Students, Sixth Edition
A leading course text on aerodynamics, this book includes the latest developments in compressible flow, computational fluid dynamics, and contemporary applications and offers additional examples and end of chapter exercises provide more problem-solving practice for students.
Book Duration 9h 42m Book Authors By Daniel T. Valentine, E.L. Houghton, P.W. Carpenter, Steven H. Collicott

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Performance, Stability Dynamics, and Control of Airplanes, Second Edition
Providing a comprehensive and integrated exposure to airplane performance, stability, dynamics, and flight control, this text illustrates theory and design methods through many solved examples.
Book Duration 14h 33m Book Authors By Bandu N. Pamadi

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Rotorcraft Aeromechanics
Presenting what engineers need to know about modeling rotorcraft aeromechanics, this comprehensive, in-depth book focuses on analysis, and presents calculated results to illustrate analysis characteristics and rotor behavior.
Book Duration 16h 57m Book Authors By Wayne Johnson

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Indoor Navigation Strategies for Aerial Autonomous Systems
Presenting the necessary and sufficient theoretical basis for those interested in working in unmanned aerial vehicles, this comprehensive book provides three different approaches to mathematically represent the dynamics of an aerial vehicle.
Book Duration 3h 29m Book Authors By Laura Elena Muñoz Hernandez, Pedro Castillo García, Pedro García Gil

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Applied Optimal Estimation
With numerous illustrative examples, many based on actual applications, throughout, this book on the optimal estimation that places its major emphasis on practical applications, treats the subject more from an engineering than a mathematical orientation.
Book Duration 4h 37m Book Authors By Arthur Gelb (ed)

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Introduction to Structural Dynamics and Aeroelasticity, Second Edition
Placing an emphasis on conventional aircraft, this up-to-date reference provides an introduction to structural dynamics and aeroelasticity, and includes more than one hundred illustrations and tables to help clarify the text, and more than fifty problems to enhance student learning.
Book Duration 4h 3m Book Authors By Dewey H. Hodges, G. Alvin Pierce

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Fundamentals of Kalman Filtering: A Practical Approach, Third Edition
With numerous examples, and computer code accompanying all examples, this book is a practical guide to building Kalman filters that shows how the filtering equations can be applied to real-life problems.
Book Duration 8h 51m Book Authors By Howard Musoff, Paul Zarchan

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Aircraft Control Allocation
Providing comprehensive explanations and discussions of the major control allocation solution methods, this authoritative work is a vital reference for researchers and practitioners working in aircraft control, as well as graduate students in aerospace engineering.
Book Duration 5h 4m Book Authors By Kenneth A. Bordignon, Roger Beck, Wayne Durham

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Fundamentals of Kalman Filtering: A Practical Approach, Fourth Edition
A practical guide to building Kalman filters that shows how the filtering equations can be applied to real-life problems, this thorough guide presents numerous examples in detail, showing the many ways in which Kalman filters can be designed.
Book Duration 8h 19m Book Authors By Howard Musoff, Paul Zarchan

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Modeling and Simulation of Aerospace Vehicle Dynamics, Second Edition
Unifying all aspects of flight dynamics for the efficient development of aerospace vehicle simulations, this book provides readers with a complete set of tools to build, program, and execute simulation.
Book Duration 12h 16m Book Authors By Peter H. Zipfel

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Flight Dynamics Principles: A Linear Systems Approach to Aircraft Stability and Control, Second Edition
Enhanced by detailed worked examples and case studies, this text provides a secure foundation from which to move on to more advanced topics such a non-linear flight dynamics, simulation and advanced flight control.
Book Duration 7h 28m Book Authors By Michael V. Cook

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Advanced UAV Aerodynamics, Flight Stability and Control: Novel Concepts, Theory and Applications
Presenting emerging aerospace technologies in the rapidly growing field of unmanned aircraft engineering, this book describes the findings and innovations accomplished in current research programs and industry applications throughout the world.
Book Duration 12h 13m Book Authors By Andrea Da Ronch (eds), Pascual Marqués

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Introduction to Aircraft Flight Mechanics: Performance, Static Stability, Dynamic Stability, and Classical Feedback Control
Based on a successful 15-year approach to teaching aircraft flight mechanics at the U.S. Air Force Academy, this informative book clearly explains all the concepts and derivations of equations for aircraft flight mechanics.
Book Duration 11h 34m Book Authors By Thomas R. Yechout, et al.

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Aeroacoustics of Low Mach Number Flows: Fundamentals, Analysis and Measurement
Focusing both on the necessary mathematics and physics, this resource provides a comprehensive treatment of sound radiation from subsonic flow over moving surfaces, which is the most widespread cause of flow noise in engineering systems.
Book Duration 8h 46m Book Authors By Stewart Glegg, William Devenport

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Introduction to Random Signals and Applied Kalman Filtering: With MATLAB Exercises, Fourth Edition
Including a wide range of new application examples, this book covers innovations in the Kalman filter algorithm and the proliferation of Kalman filtering applications from the past decade.
Book Duration 6h 23m Book Authors By Patrick Y. C. Hwang, Robert Grover Brown

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Understanding Aerodynamics: Arguing from the Real Physics
Relying on clear physical arguments and examples, this insightful book provides a fresh approach to aerodynamics without shying away from addressing real aerodynamic situations as opposed to the oversimplified ones frequently used for mathematical convenience.
Book Duration 13h 33m Book Authors By Doug McLean

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Acoustics, Aeroacoustics and Vibrations
Illustrated with numerous concrete examples linked to solid and fluid continua, this didactic book proposes a selection of applications encountered in the three fields, whether in room acoustics, transport, energy production systems or environmental problems.
Book Duration 7h 56m Book Authors By Fabien Anselmet, Pierre-Olivier Mattei

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Advanced Kalman Filtering, Least-Squares and Modeling: A Practical Handbook
Providing a complete explanation of estimation theory and application, modeling approaches, and model evaluation, this practical guide explains all important aspects of Kalman filtering and least-squares theory and application.
Book Duration 10h 31m Book Authors By Bruce P. Gibbs

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