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Mathematical Problems in Engineering
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 769376, 19 pages
Numerical Analysis of Constrained, Time-Optimal Satellite Reorientation
Department of Aerospace Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, 229 Hammond Building., University Park, PA 16802, USA
Received 11 July 2011; Accepted 11 October 2011
Academic Editor: Josep Masdemont
Copyright © 2012 Robert G. Melton. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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