ME 509 Guidance, Navigation, and Control

Design of guidance and navigation systems for various aerospace vehicles.  Analysis of the guidance and control systems used in missile systems and launch vehicles.  Equilibrium glide trajectories for atmospheric flight and energy guidance methods. Selection and trade-off between various navigation components such as the IMU, GPS and other navigation components.  Implementation of multi-sensor fusion techniques.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

Admission to the MSME program, or permission of Engineering Department chair.

General Education

Offered

  • Irregular