KIAM Main page Web Library  •  Publication Searh  Русский 
Publication

KIAM Preprint № 83, Moscow, 2004
Authors: Ilyin A. A., Ovchinnikov M. Y., Penkov V.I.
Orientation Maintenance of a Small Spin-Stabilized Satellite
Abstract:
The preprint is devoted to an orientation problem of the small axisymmetrical satellite. Under the assumption, required orientation of the satellite is maintained due to its spin-rotation around of the axis of symmetry. Magnetic coils which interact with the magnetic field of the Earth implement spin-rate control and the spin-axis orientation control. The coil control algorithms and usage of the nutation damper are considered. The effect of the gravitational torque on the attitude motion is investigated. The magnitude of the minimum dipole moment that is necessary for compensation of the gravitational disturbance is estimated for various orientations of the spin axis. Analytical results are confirmed by numerical simulation of the satellite attitude motion.
Publication language: russian,  pages: 26
Research direction:
Theoretical and applied problems of mechanics
Russian source text:
List of publications citation:
Export link to publication in format:   RIS    BibTeX
View statistics (updated once a day)
over the last 30 days — 7 (-6), total hit from 01.09.2019 — 980
About authors:
  • Ilyin Alexei Andreevich,  KIAM RAS
  • Ovchinnikov Michael Yurievich,  KIAM RAS
  • Penkov V.I.