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International Journal of Aerospace Engineering
Volume 2016, Article ID 8392148, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/8392148
Research Article

Research on the Effectiveness of Different Estimation Algorithm on the Autonomous Orbit Determination of Lagrangian Navigation Constellation

1College of Astronautics, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Nanjing, China
2College of Astronomy and Space Science, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China
3Beijing Satellite Navigation Center, Beijing, China

Received 7 July 2016; Revised 5 September 2016; Accepted 25 September 2016

Academic Editor: Enrico C. Lorenzini

Copyright © 2016 Youtao Gao et al. 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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