Antonio F. B. A. Prado

Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais-INPE, Brazil

0000-0002-7966-3231

Articles in Scholarly Journals [Incomplete List]

  1. Comparison between Two Methods to Calculate the Transition Matrix of Orbit Motion
    Mathematical Problems in Engineering, vol. 2012, Article ID 768973, 11 pages, 2012
  2. Outer Planet Missions with Electric Propulsion Systems—Part I
    Mathematical Problems in Engineering, vol. 2010, no. 3, Article ID 313571, 11 pages, 2010
  3. Collision and Stable Regions around Bodies with Simple Geometric Shape
    Mathematical Problems in Engineering, vol. 2009, no. 1, Article ID 396267, 14 pages, 2009
  4. Space Dynamics
    Mathematical Problems in Engineering, vol. 2009, Article ID 732758, 7 pages, 2009
  5. Nonsphericity of the Moon and Near Sun-Synchronous Polar Lunar Orbits
    Mathematical Problems in Engineering, vol. 2009, no. 4, Article ID 740460, 24 pages, 2009
  6. Analysis of Electric Propulsion System for Exploration of Saturn
    Mathematical Problems in Engineering, vol. 2009, no. 3, Article ID 756037, 14 pages, 2009
  7. Third-Body Perturbation in the Case of Elliptic Orbits for the Disturbing Body
    Mathematical Problems in Engineering, vol. 2008, Article ID 763654, 14 pages, 2008
  8. Transfer orbits to/from the Lagrangian points in the restricted four-body problem
    Acta Astronautica, vol. 63, no. 11-12, pp. 1221–1232, 2008
  9. Optimization of low-thrust transfers in the three body problem
    Cosmic Research, vol. 46, no. 5, pp. 413–424, 2008
  10. Third-Body Perturbation Using a Single Averaged Model: Application in Nonsingular Variables
    Mathematical Problems in Engineering, vol. 2007, Article ID 40475, 14 pages, 2007
  11. Orbital Maneuvers Using Low Thrust to Place a Satellite in a Constellation
    Mathematical Problems in Engineering, vol. 2007, Article ID 98532, 9 pages, 2007
  12. A comparison of the “patched-conics approach” and the restricted problem for swing-bys
    Advances in Space Research, vol. 40, no. 1, pp. 113–117, 2007
  13. Numerical study of the time required for the gravitational capture in the bi-circular four-body problem
    Advances in Space Research, vol. 40, no. 1, pp. 118–124, 2007
  14. A study of trajectories to the Neptune system using gravity assists
    Advances in Space Research, vol. 40, no. 1, pp. 125–133, 2007
  15. A study of the effects of the forces in the ballistic capture by the major primary
    Advances in Space Research, vol. 40, no. 1, pp. 96–101, 2007
  16. An analytical study of the powered swing-by to perform orbital maneuvers
    Advances in Space Research, vol. 40, no. 1, pp. 102–112, 2007
  17. Optimization of transfers under constraints on the thrust direction: I
    Cosmic Research, vol. 45, no. 5, pp. 417–423, 2007
  18. Changing inclination of earth satellites using the gravity of the moon
    Mathematical Problems in Engineering, vol. 2006, Article ID 13690, 13 pages, 2006
  19. On the scattering of comets by a planet
    Advances in Space Research, vol. 37, no. 1, pp. 169–173, 2006
  20. Planar close encounter trajectories for spacecrafts passing near Jupiter
    Advances in Space Research, vol. 36, no. 3, pp. 561–568, 2005
  21. A study of the dispersion of a cloud of particles due to a close approach
    Advances in Space Research, vol. 36, no. 3, pp. 585–589, 2005
  22. Numerical and analytical study of the gravitational capture in the bicircular problem
    Advances in Space Research, vol. 36, no. 3, pp. 578–584, 2005
  23. The capture of comets by swing-by
    Computational & Applied Mathematics , vol. 24, no. 1, 2005
  24. A Modification of the Method of Transporting Trajectory
    Cosmic Research, vol. 42, no. 1, pp. 103–108, 2004
  25. Debris perturbed by radiation pressure: relative velocities across circular orbits
    Advances in Space Research, vol. 34, no. 5, pp. 1177–1180, 2004
  26. Trajectory selection for a spacecraft performing a two-dimensional swing-by
    Advances in Space Research, vol. 34, no. 11, pp. 2256–2261, 2004
  27. Lambert problem solution in the hill model of motion
    Celestial Mechanics and Dynamical Astronomy, vol. 90, no. 3-4, pp. 331–354, 2004
  28. Single frequency GPS measurements in real-time artificial satellite orbit determination
    Acta Astronautica, vol. 53, no. 2, pp. 123–133, 2003
  29. Orbital maneuvers using gravitational capture times
    Advances in Space Research, vol. 31, no. 8, pp. 2005–2010, 2003
  30. Optimal space manoeuvres in a non-Keplerian force field
    Advances in Space Research, vol. 30, no. 2, pp. 345–350, 2002
  31. Constant Tangential Low-Thrust Trajectories near an Oblate Planet
    Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics, vol. 24, no. 4, pp. 723–731, 2001
  32. Orbital planar maneuvers using two and three-four (through infinity) impulses
    Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics, vol. 19, no. 2, pp. 274–282, 1996
  33. Traveling between the Lagrangian points and the Earth
    Acta Astronautica, vol. 39, no. 7, pp. 483–486, 1996
  34. Effects of atmospheric drag in swing-by trajectory
    Acta Astronautica, vol. 36, no. 6, pp. 285–290, 1995