Artificial earth satellites

  • V. R. Thiruvenkatachar Defence Science Laboratory, New Delhi
Keywords: Satellite


A general discussion is given of the scientific and technological problems involved in the launching of earth satellites, covering various aspects such as the dynamical relationships involved, the propulsion and guidance systems, tracking and data transmission etc. The possible uses of satellites for scientific research as well as some of the likely future developments are also briefly indicated.
How to Cite
Thiruvenkatachar, V. (2014). Artificial earth satellites. Defence Science Journal, 8(4), 311-325.
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