Fundamentals of Space Systems, 2nd edition

V. L. Pisacane (ed.)



Chapter 5


Spacecraft Attitude Determination and Control


Malcolm D. Shuster and Wayne E. Dellinger



5.1           Introduction

5.2           Attitude Representations

5.3           Attitude Kinematics

5.4           Attitude Measurements

5.5           Attitude Estimation        

5.6           Attitude Dynamics         

5.7           Attitude Actuators

5.8           Attitude Control

5.9           Illustrations of Actual Missions