We resumed with perturbations today! Sorry for being out sick on Friday and Monday. … More Spring 2019/Lecture 5/Perturbed Motion – 6 Feb 2019
Sprinting through orbital mechanics. We covered the two-body problem. We will resume with perturbations and additional bodies considered in the system. … More Spring 2019/Lecture 4/Two Body Problem – 30 Jan 2019
I’ve officially passed my qualifying exams. I took my qualifiers in both Intermediate Dynamics and Space Systems. Having passed both I am officially a Ph.D. Candidate. Time to begin preparing for my thesis proposal. Next semester will see the completion of a satellite ground station at Alabama (more on that later), the publishing of an … More Updates: Ph.D. Candidate
It is Rocket Science
An example of some of my work for NASA Student Launch. The payload was a Hazard Avoidance Lander using optical systems to avoid landing dangers. The rocket was designed to achieve just under a mile in altitude.