New PDF release: Advances in Solar Sailing

By Malcolm Macdonald

ISBN-10: 3642349064

ISBN-13: 9783642349065

ISBN-10: 3642349072

ISBN-13: 9783642349072

This booklet provides the simplest contributions of the the 3rd overseas Symposium on sun crusing Glasgow, eleven – thirteen June 2013. it's a fast snap-shot of the state-of-the paintings of sun sail expertise in 2013 around the globe, taking pictures flight courses, expertise improvement courses and new know-how and alertness thoughts. The ebook includes contributions from the entire best figures within the box, together with NASA, JAXA, ESA & DLR in addition to college and specialists. It for that reason presents a different reference element for the sun sail know-how. The ebook additionally contains key contributions from the possible clients of sun sail know-how, to be able to permit the know-how to be thought of by means of the person during this exact context.

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How IKAROS Shape is Designed 47 The in-plane oscillation can also be coupled with central hub dynamics through buckling of the sail, which is also important to understand for designing spinning sail-craft. However, buckling is a complicated and nonlinear effect which should be analyzed through different type of thorough analysis with extensive numerical simulations. The in-plane dynamics of the sail is out of scope of the present paper. In order to derive the attitude dynamics taking into account the out-of-plane oscillation modes of the spinning sail, we consider a simple configuration which consists of a cylindrical main body and a circular sail[6].

8] Greschik, G. and Mikulas, M. , “Design Study of a Square Solar Sail Architecture,” Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, Vol. 653-661. [9] Hinkle, J. , Warren, P. and Peterson, L. , “Geometric Imperfection Effects in an Elastically Deployable Isogrid Column,” Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, Vol. 662-668. , Takeuchi S. , Vol. 26, Nos. 1-2, 2006, pp. 33-39. , Shida M. 07. , Furuya, H. , “Mission Report on The Solar Power Sail Deployment Demonstration of IKAROS,” 12th AIAA Gossamer Systems Forum, 2011, AIAA-2011-1887.

1-2, 2006, pp. 33-39. , Shida M. 07. , Furuya, H. , “Mission Report on The Solar Power Sail Deployment Demonstration of IKAROS,” 12th AIAA Gossamer Systems Forum, 2011, AIAA-2011-1887. , Kitamura, K. and Structure Team IKAROS, “On-Orbit Demonstration of Deployable Camera System for Solar Sail IKAROS,” 28th International Symposium on Space Technology and Science, 2011, 2011-o-4-07v. , Kitamura, K. , “A Study on Membrane Dynamics and Deformation of Solar Power Sail Demonstrator “IKAROS”,” 13th AIAA Gossamer Systems Forum, 2012, AIAA 2012-1747.

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