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SPACECRAFT DESIGN ARCHIVE

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Spacecraft Design Bibliography


General Index


ASTRODYNAMICS AND REENTRY DYNAMICS

  • An Introduction to the Mathematics and Methods of Astrodynamics; Battin; AIAA; 1987
  • Fundamentals of Astrodynamics; Bate, Mueller, and White; Dover; 1969
  • Optimal Space Trajectories; Marec; Elsevier; 1979
  • Re-Entry Vehicle Dynamics; Regan; AIAA Education Series; 1984
  • Spaceflight Dynamics; Wiesel; McGraw-Hill; 1989


ATTITUDE DYNAMICS AND CONTROL

  • Intoductory Attitude Dynamics; Rimrott; Springer-Verlag; 1989
  • Modern Spacecraft Dynamics and Control; Kaplan; Wiley; 1976
  • Optimal Spacecraft Rotational Maneuvers; Junkins and Turner; Elsevier; 1986
  • Spacecraft Attitude Determination and Control; Wertz; D. Reidel; 1978
  • Spacecraft Attitude Dynamics; Hughes; Wiley; 1986
  • Spacecraft Dynamics; Kane, Likins, and Levinson; McGraw-Hill; 1983


COMMUNICATIONS

  • Basic Theory of Space Communications. Frederick J. Tischer. D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc. 1965.
  • Communications Satellite Systems; Martin; Prentice-Hall; 1978
  • Laser Satellite Communications; Katzman; Prentice-Hall; 1987
  • Lunar Missions and Exploration. ed. C.T. Leondes, R.W. Vance. John Wiley and Sons, 1964.
  • Satellite Communication Systems Engineering; Pritchard and Sciulli; Prentice-Hall; 1986
  • Satellite Communications; Pratt and Bostian; Wiley; 1986
  • Satellite Communications; Roddy; Prentice-Hall; 1989
  • Satellite Communications Systems; Maral and Bousquet; Wiley; 1986


DESIGN

  • AIAA Aerospace Design Engineers Guide; AIAA; 1987
  • Design of Geosynchronous Spacecraft; Agrawal; Prentice-Hall; 1986
  • The International Ultraviolet Explorer Case Study in Spacecraft Design;
  • Freeman and Longanecker; AIAA; 1979
  • An Introduction to Mission Design for Geostationary Satellites; Pocha; D. Reidel; 1987
  • Marks' Standard Handbook for Mechanical Engineers; Avallone and Baumeister; McGraw-Hill; 1987
  • Pioneer Venus Case Study in Spacecraft Design; Brodsky; AIAA; 1979
  • Satellite Technology and its Applications (2nd ed); Chetty; McGraw-Hill; 1991
  • Space Mission Analysis and Design; Wertz and Larson; Kluwer Academic Publishers; 1990
  • Space Vehicle Design; French and Griffin; AIAA; 1990
  • Spacecraft Systems Engineering; Fortescue and Stark; Wiley; 1991


GENERAL

  • Artificial Space Debris; Johnson and McKnight; Orbit Book Company; 1987
  • Astronomy and Astronautics: an Enthusiast's Guide to Books and Periodicals; Lusis; Facts on File; 1986
  • Atlas of the Solar System; Yenne; Exeter; 1987
  • CRC Handbook of Space Technology: Status and Projections; Hord; CRC Press; 1985
  • The Dictionary of Space Technology; Angelo; Facts on File; 1982
  • The Grand Tour: a Traveler's Guide to the Solar System; Miller and Hartmann; Workman; 1981
  • The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Space Technology; Gatland; Crown Publishers; 1984
  • Introduction to Flight; Anderson; McGraw-Hill; 1989
  • Introduction to Space: the Science of Spaceflight; Damon; Orbit Book Company; 1989
  • Introduction to the Space Environment; Tascione; Orbit Book Company; 1988
  • Planetary Missions and Materials Office - JSC
  • Remote Sensing: Methods and Applications; Hord; Wiley; 1986
  • Satellite Astronomy: The Principles and Practice of Astronomy from Space; Davies; Wiley; 1988
  • Space Handbook; Air University Press (available through the US Government Printing Office); 1985
  • Space: the Next Twenty-Five Years; McDonough; Wiley; 1989
  • What Every Engineer Should Know about Project Management; Ruskin; Dekker; 1982


JOURNALS

  • Acta Astronautica; Pergamon Press
  • Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics; American Institute for Aeronautics and Astronautics
  • Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets; American Institute for Aeronautics and Astronautics
  • Journal of the Astronautical Sciences; American Astronautical Society
  • Journal of the British Interplanetary Society; British Interplanetary Society


MAGAZINES

  • Aerospace America; American Institute for Aeronautics and Astronautics
  • Aviation Week and Space Technology; McGraw-Hill
  • NASA Activities; US Government Printing Office
  • Space News; Times Journal Company


MISCELLANEOUS

  • Lunar Environment Operations
    • Thermal Characteristics of the Moon. ed. John W. Lucas. MIT Press, 1972.
    • Modeling and Simulation of Advanced Space Programs. ed. Curt Bilbyand George Kosmetsky. IC2 Institute, UT Austin. 1991.

  • O2 Production on the Moon
    • Engineering, Construction, and Operations in Space III vol 1, ed. Willy Z. Sadeh, Stein Structure, and Russell J. Miller. American Society of Civil Engineers, 1992.
    • Engineering, Construction, and Operations in Space IV vol 2, ed. Rodney G. Galloway and Stanley Lokaj. American Society of Civil Engineers, 1994.


MISSION STUDIES

  • America at the Threshold; Synthesis Group; US Government Printing Office; 1991
  • Beyond Earth's Boundaries: Human Exploration of the Solar System in the 21st
  • Century; NASA Office of Exploration; US Government Printing Office; 1988
  • CRC Handbook of NASA Future Missions and Payloads; Hord; CRC Press; 1987
  • Leadership and America's Future in Space; Ride; US Government Printing Office; 1987
  • Office of Exploration Exploration Studies Technical Report (FY 1988 Status);
  • NASA TM-4075 (3 volumes: Technical Summary; Study Approach and Results; Special Reports, Studies and Indepth Systems Assessments); 1988
  • Pioneering the Space Frontier; National Commission on Space; Bantam Books; 1986
  • Planetary Exploration through Year 2000 (5 volumes: Executive Summary, Core
  • Program, Augmented Program, Mission Operations, Scientific Rationale); Solar System Exploration Committee; US Government Printing Office; 1983-1989
  • Report of the 90-Day Study on Human Exploration of the Moon and Mars; NASA; 1989
  • Space Science in the Twenty-First Century (7 volumes: Overview, Astronomy and Astrophysics, Fundamental Physics and Chemistry, Life Sciences, Mission to Planet Earth, Planetary and Lunar Exploration, Solar and Space Physics); Space Science Board; National Academy Press; 1988
  • A Strategy for Exploration of the Outer Planets: 1986-1996; Space Sciences Board; National Academy Press; 1986


NATIONAL SECURITY

  • America's Secret Eyes in Space; Richelson; Harper & Row; 1990
  • Deep Black: Space Espionage and National Security; Burrows; Random House; 1986
  • Guardians: Strategic Reconnaissance Satellites; Peebles; Presidio Press; 1987
  • Guide to Military Space Programs; Whelan; Pasha Publications; 1986
  • Military Space Forces: the Next 50 Years; Collins; Pergamon-Brassey's; 1989
  • The Puzzle Palace; Bamford; Houghton Mifflin; 1982
  • Secret Sentries in Space; Klass; Random House; 1971
  • Space and National Security; Stares; Brookings Institution; 1987


POWER

  • Design, Optimization, and Analysis of a Self-Deploying PV Tent Array, NASA CR 187119 .
  • SEI Power Source Alternatives for Rovers and Other Multi-kWe Distributed Surface Applications, NASA TM 104359, European Space Power Conference, September 2-6, 1991 .
  • Solar Cell Array Design Handbook; Rauschenbach; Van Nostrand Reinhold; 1980
  • Space Nuclear Power; Angelo and Buden; Orbit Book Company; 1985


PROPULSION

  • Aerothermodynamics of Gas Turbine and Rocket Propulsion; Oates; AIAA; 1988
  • Rocket Propulsion Elements: An Introduction to the Engineering of Rockets; Sutton; Wiley; 1986


SPACE STATIONS

  • Engineering and Configurations of Space Stations and Platforms; NASA; Noyes Publications; 1985
  • Space Stations and Platforms; Woodcock; Orbit Book Company; 1986


SPACECRAFT DESCRIPTIONS

  • Communications Satellites; Van Horn; Grove Enterprises; 1987
  • Complete Encyclopedia of Space Satellites; Caprara; Portland House; 1986
  • Interplanetary Spacecraft; Yenne with Deichsel, Hudson, and LeBlanc; Exeter; 1988
  • The Encyclopedia of Soviet Spacecraft; Hart; Exeter; 1987
  • The Encyclopedia of US Spacecraft; Yenne; Exeter; 1985
  • Manned Spaceflight Log; Furniss; Jane's; 1986
  • Mission Characterizations; Texas Space Grant Consortium
  • The Pictorial History of World Spacecraft; Yenne; Exeter; 1988
  • Solar System Log; Wilson; Jane's; 1987
  • The Soviet Year in Space; Johnson; Teledyne Brown Engineering
  • Space Shuttle Log; Furniss; Jane's; 1986
  • TRW Space Log; TRW Systems Group


STRUCTURES AND MATERIALS

  • Composites Design; Tsai; Think Composites; 1988
  • Experimental Stress Analysis; Dally and Riley; McGraw-Hill; 1978
  • Fundamentals of Engineering Materials; Thornton and Colangelo; Prentice-Hall; 1985
  • Introduction to Composite Materials; Tsai and Hahn; Technomic; 1980
  • MSC/NASTRAN Primer: Static and Normal Modes Analysis; Schaeffer; Schaeffer Analysis; 1979
  • Roark's Formulas for Stress and Strain; Young; McGraw-Hill; 1989
  • Spacecraft Structures; Osgood; Prentice-Hall; 1966
  • What Every Engineer Should Know about Finite Element Analysis; Brauer; Dekker; 1988


THERMAL CONTROL

  • Spacecraft Thermal Control; NASA SP-8105
  • Spacecraft Thermal Control, Design, and Operation; Collicott and Bauer; AIAA; 1983


WEATHER SATELLITES

  • Watching the World's Weather; Burroughs; Cambridge University Press; 1991
  • Weather Satellite Handbook; Taggart; American Radio Relay League; 1990
  • Weather Satellites: Systems, Data, and Environmental Applications; Krishna; AMS; 1990