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2013 Publications

2013 JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

Jennings, A.L., Black, J., Allen, C., “Empirical Bounding of Space Booms with Tape Spring Hinges,” Shock and Vibration, Vol. 20, No. 3, May – Jun 2013, pp. 503-517, DOI: 10.3233/SAV-130764.
 
Jennings, A.L., Cobb, R., “Ambient Vibration Testing of a Segmented Mirror Telescope,” AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference, 11-Aug-2013, DOI: 10.2514/6.2013-1884.
 
Co, T.C., Zagaris, C., Black, J.T., “Responsive Satellites through Ground Track Manipulation using Existing Technology,” Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, Vol. 50, No. 1, Jan. – Feb 2013, pp. 206-216, DOI: 10.2514/1.62192.
 
Yates, J.M., Spanbauer, B.W., Black, J.T., “Geostationary Orbit Development and Evaluation for Space Situational Awareness,” Acta Astronautica, Vol. 81, Iss. 1 Dec. 2012, pp. 256-272, DOI: 10.1016/j.actaastro.2012.05.011.
 
 
2013 CONFERENCE PAPERS


Blackstun, M., Swenson, E., Hart, S., Black, J., Cobb, R., “Design, Build, and Test of Engineering Development Spacecraft Hardware in a Satellite Design Course at the Air Force Institute of Technology,” American Society of Engineering Education International Forum 2012, Jun 2012.

Blunck, K., Coon, T.E., Swenson, E., Black, J., Cobb, R., “Space Telescope Structural Design Analysis for the Chromotomographic Hyperspectral Imaging Experiment,” 54th AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference, Boston, MA, Apr. 2013, DOI: 10.2514/6.2013-1827.
Co, T.C., Black, J.T., “Responsiveness in Low Orbits using Electric Propulsion,” 2012 AIAA Guidance, Navigation, and Control Conference, Minneapolis, MN, Aug. 2012, AIAA Paper 2012-4918.
 
Jennings, A.L., Black, J.T., Gutierrez, A.N., “Geometry and Moments of Bent Tape Springs,” 54th AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference, Boston, MA, Apr. 2013, DOI: 10.2514/6.2013-1669. 

Vineski, C. D., Liu, D., Hargus, W. A., "Experimental Analysis of Dampened Breathing Mode Oscillations on Hall Thruster Performance," 60th JANNAF Propulsion Meeting/19th Modeling and Simulation/7th Liquid Propulsion/6thSpacecraft Propulsion Meeting/Joint Subcommittee Meeting, Colorado Springs,
CO, 29 Apr - 2 May 2013.


2013 MASTER'S THESES


BASTOW, LANDON B., Modeling the Impact of the Payload Alert Communications System (PACS) on the Accuracy of Conjunction Analysis. AFIT/ENV/13M-01. Faculty Advisor: Dr. Michael R. Grimaila. Sponsor: AFRL/RV.
 
BIRGE, CHRISTOPHER A., Hardware Design, Integration, and Test for the ALICE CubeSat Mission. AFIT/ENY/13M-01. Faculty Advisor: Dr. Eric D. Swenson. Sponsor: N/A.
 
BLUNCK, KACEY E., Space Telescope Structural Design Analysis Approaches for the Chromotomographic Hyperspectral Imaging Experiment. AFIT/ENY/13M-02. Faculty Advisor: Dr. Eric D. Swenson. Sponsor: N/A.
 
CLAYBROOK, JOHN R., Feasibility Analysis on the Utilization of the Iridium Satellite Communications Network for Resident Space Objects in Low Earth Orbit. AFIT/ENY/13M-04. Faculty Advisor: Dr. William E. Wiesel. Sponsor: AFRL/RV.
 
COON, TIMOTHY E., Opto-Mechanical Design of a Chromotomographic Imager Direct-Vision Prism Element. AFIT/ENY/13M-07. Faculty Advisor: Dr. Eric D. Swenson. Sponsor: N/A.
 
EATON, ADRIANNA J., Vibrational Analysis and Characterization of a Space-Based Deployable Photon Sieve System. AFIT/ENY/13M-12. Faculty Advisor: Dr. Eric D. Swenson. Sponsor: USAFA.
 
INGRAHAM, STEVEN P., Dynamic Constellation Tasking and Management. AFIT/ENY/13M-18. Faculty Advisor: Dr. Jonathan T. Black. Sponsor: ORSO.
 
JOHNSON, SAMUEL C., Design of a Control Moment Gyroscope Attitude Actuation System for the Attitude Control Subsystem Proving Ground. AFIT/ENY/13M-19. Faculty Advisor: Dr. Eric D. Swenson. Sponsor: AFRL/RV.
 
MOORE, BRIAN P., Development, Integration, and Test of the ALICE CubeSat. AFIT/ENY/13M-24. Faculty Advisor: Dr. Richard G. Cobb. Sponsor: N/A.
 
NASTASI, KEVIN M., Maneuverability Analysis against a Counterspace Mission Architecture. AFIT/ENY/ 13M-25. Faculty Advisor: Dr. Jonathan T. Black. Sponsor: ORSO.
 
NEWMAN, REX H., Analysis and Validation of a CubeSat-Class Solar Array and Battery Module. AFIT/ ENY/13M-26. Faculty Advisor: Dr. Eric D. Swenson. Sponsor: AFRL/RV.
 
POHL, KEVIN J., Ground System Development - Enhancing AFIT Capabilities and Joining the MC3 Network. AFIT/ENY/13M-38. Faculty Advisor: Dr. Richard G. Cobb. Sponsor: N/A.
 
RUYLE, DOUGLAS B., Automated Improved Satellite Detection by Doppler Shifted Signals Off of the Air Force Space Surveillance System. AFIT/ENY/13M-30. Faculty Advisor: Dr. Richard G. Cobb. Sponsor: N/A.
 
SALES, JAMES W., Trajectory Optimization for Spacecraft Collision Avoidance. AFIT/ENY/13S-01. Faculty Advisor: Dr. Jonathan T. Black. Sponsor: N/A.
 
SCHUDROWITZ, CHRISTINE M., The Effects of Observations and Maneuvers on Orbit Solutions. AFIT/ ENY/12D-01DL. Faculty Advisor: Dr. Jonathan T. Black. Sponsor: N/A.
 
VINESKI, CHRISTOPHER D., Experimental Analysis of Dampened Breathing Mode Oscillation on Hall Effect Thruster Performance. AFIT/ENY/13M-39. Faculty Advisor: Capt David Liu. Sponsor: AFRL/RQ.
 
WOLF, ERIC T., Porous Emitter Colloid Thruster Performance Characterization Using Optical Techniques. AFIT/ENY/13M-36. Faculty Advisor: Capt David Liu. Sponsor: AFRL/RQ. 

 

 

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